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Mexicali's Urban Wastewater Being Dumped Into Agricultural Drainage Canals

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MEXICALI, Mexico

Drainage canals used by farmers and ranchers around the Mexican city of Mexicali, located near the US border, have been encroached upon by urban sprawl and other types of wastewater are now being discharged into them.