The Salton Sea has been shrinking for years and in January 2018, more water will be diverted from the Imperial Valley and sent to urban water districts. As a result, the Salton Sea will shrink rapidly, leaving behind vast areas of dry, toxic lake bed.
The Salton Sea has been shrinking for years and in January 2018, more water will be diverted from the Imperial Valley and sent to urban water districts. As a result, the Salton Sea will shrink rapidly, leaving behind vast areas of dry, toxic lake bed. Lenny Ignelzi Associated Press file
The Salton Sea has been shrinking for years and in January 2018, more water will be diverted from the Imperial Valley and sent to urban water districts. As a result, the Salton Sea will shrink rapidly, leaving behind vast areas of dry, toxic lake bed. Lenny Ignelzi Associated Press file

Salton Sea water diversion could be catastrophic for public health

October 16, 2016 12:00 AM

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