The Colorado River Compact is based in an egregious exaggeration of how much water flows through the river—and how much downstream farms and cities have been entitled to use.
SOURCE: Places Journal
by Luc Sante
A four-part series of essays and photography examines the creation, maintenance and consequences of the reservoirs constructed to supply water to New York City, including the complex divisions and connections among urban and rural communities.
SOURCE: Los Angeles Times
by William Kahrl
The LA Aqueduct continues to cast a long shadow.