Draining California

Draining California

California's Central Valley is a massive swatch of fertile land used to grow crops all year round despite regular and often prolonged periods of drought. This is made possible through some very careful manipulation of the flow of water in the region.


5 - 12+


Earth Science, Climatology, Geography, Physical Geography

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Virginia W. Mason, National Geographic
Kelsey Nowakowski, National Geographic
National Geographic
Eric Knight
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October 19, 2023

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