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Having a Say About the Salton Sea: Residents Insist on Taking Part in Decisions About the Dying Lake’s Future—Despite Significant Obstacles

As a child, Ignacio Ochoa would jump into a car and make the trek from his home in Coachella down to the Salton Sea with his cousins. They’d sit on the playa, looking out across the vast lake and watching birds dive into the water. The waters then teemed with activity. “We would cup our […]