Almonds and Rivers
This is what California used to look like. It was a lot wetter.
Then more people arrived, 40 million of them, and with them, agriculture.
But almond market keeps growing internationally.
The San Joaquin
Temperance Flat Dam Proposal
The dam proponents have a good point about the temporal variability of precipitation in California- but there are glaring holes in their arguments.
-Floods are natural and important for ecosystems