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Latin America Monitor An unusual sight: Water flows in Mexico's Colorado River

The goal in releasing 100,000 acre-feet of water from a dam on the US-Mexico border is to reestablish the Colorado River's flow in Mexico and restore wetlands there.

By Tim JohnsonMcClatchy / April 1, 2014

Gregory Bull/AP

The Mexicans living along the dry bed of the Colorado River near its delta on the Sea of Cortez are seeing something unusual: agua.