"This used to be the lake bed,..." Water Ways Tip by smoox

Water Ways, Yosemite National Park: 8 reviews and 8 photos

 
 

This used to be the lake bed, itīs dry now. Where has all the water gone? The answer is: WEST! California is thirsty, and cities like Los Angeles demand ever more water. Hence, water from the east side of the Sierra is diverted to the west, and the lakes fall dry. Woe to those who used to farm the land here....

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  • Written Oct 4, 2002
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