Colorado River Dispute

Colorado River Dispute

The Colorado River dispute is a long-running dispute between the United States and Mexico.

Read more about Colorado River Dispute:  Background, Acts Passed To Preserve The River, California Water Agencies Agreement 2002, Plans To End The River Dispute 2003

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