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Floods reveal water policy chaos

October 3, 1983

Was this year's high water a "controlled flood" as the Bureau of Reclamation contends? Or was it, as residents along the Lower Colorado maintain, a "manmade disaster"?

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Floods reveal water policy chaos
Was this year's high water a "controlled flood" as the Bureau of Reclamation contends? Or was it, as residents along the Lower Colorado maintain, a "manmade disaster"?
An empty ditch becomes a river
For three years, Dave Odell has dedicated himself to the resurrection of Montana's irrigation-stressed Bitterroot River.

Perspective

Watt calls out the 'True America'
James Watt must be seen as a man with a mission. Unlike a Richard Nixon or a Ronald Reagan, Watt's mission is more important to him than politics.
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