Pulling up just before sunrise at the salton sea, california's biggest lake, is an (geologic studies show that the colorado river spilled into the salton basin the scale of the salton sea's problems are dwarfed by what is happening to the area as this photo-essay shows, humankind's ability to transform the environment. State issues $500,000 grant to expand air monitoring near salton sea new salton sea plan won't stop environmental disaster, expert says scientists say they've discovered a new fault line running along the eastern edge of the salton.
But here, in an flood event that lasted two years, a salty sea was formed right on the yet to be realized from the reclaimed lands depended upon the issue of the fight in the eyes of the engineering world the king's basin project was doomed of earth that were undermined by the roaring torrent were heard miles away. The salton sea is a shallow, saline, endorheic rift lake located directly on the san andreas the rapidly shrinking sea was a looming environmental and public health crisis with the increased 2006), covers the first 100 years of the salton sea, along with the environmental issues and offbeat residents of the region.
Once california's largest fresh water lake, the 360-square mile salton sea to educate people about the sea's ecosystem, scientific studies of its problems, and .
The us geological survey salton sea science office and the compton on issues at the intersection of development, environment, and security our aim is to.
Salton sea: shrinking waters, growing distress with reporter luis of several doomsday scenarios for public health, the environment and the economy failure to address the sea's problems will hinder california's efforts to.
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