Work to Begin on Long-Awaited Mexican Canal Lining

6 Jul 2015 by Local Press Report
SAN LUIS RIO COLORADO
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The lining of Canal Revolución, which conveys water from the Colorado River to fields south of the Arizona border, is finally a reality. Under a groundbreaking agreement, three US water agencies have paid $18 million toward the lining of a 10 mile stretch of the canal. In exchange, they will be receiving 124,000 acre-feet of water being stored by Mexico at Lake Mead.

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