Stopping by the dam during a days-long experimental flood, it's clear that even this massive feat of engineering can't fix the arid West.
Even as the Southwest teeters on the edge of a radically drier future, a rare opportunity to revive the Colorado River Delta has emerged in an agreement hashed out between Mexico, the U.S. and some of West's most powerful – and thirsty – water agencies.
Under Gov. Susana Martinez, the state is rolling back some of its strongest environmental protections.
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