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Drought takes toll on Lower Owens River

Another consequence of drought conditions – the Lower Owens River. As per the agreement on the re-watering of the river, a 50% or less dry year means zero seasonal flushing flows for the river. The normal flow will continue, but the periodic spring flow of 200 cubic feet per second will not happen. Department of […]

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