Sonoran Institute

March 4, 2014--Colorado River delta to receive infusion of water (San Diego Tribune)

The United States and Mexico plan to collaborate this month on a pilot “pulse flow” of Colorado River water into the river’s delta in Baja California, a move hailed as historic by environmental groups on both sides of the border. The release at Morelos Dam near near Algodones is expected to start on March 23d, Jack Simes of the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation said Monday.


April 7, 2010--Report: Las Vegas Valley grew too quickly (Denver Post)

A nonprofit group specializing in growth management says the Las Vegas Valley was built up too rapidly over the past three decades, leading to unsustainable land-use, water and transportation policies. The Tucson, Ariz.-based Sonoran Institute released its report Monday.


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