Hazard: The Future of the Salton Sea with No Restoration Project

Published: May 2006

Authors: Michael Cohen and Karen Hyun

Pages: 60



California’s largest lake, the Salton Sea, is shrinking. Without restoration projects, it will become a significant threat to public health, the environment, and the local economy. This report contains information on the formation, ecological processes, and hydrology of the Salton Sea, as well as an assessment of the potential impacts of the Sea’s current decline.


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