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Bonny Lake drained, thousands of fish die

3 years agoNews : The Coming Crisis

BURLINGTON - Dead fish are piling up in what used to be one of Colorado's most valuable reservoirs. The fish at Bonny Reservoir, near Idalia, are a casualty of a 2003 Supreme Court decision Colorado was forced to honor. The ruling says Colorado owed the state of Kansas billions of gallons of water under a decades-old water-rights deal called the Republican River Compact.
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Drought leaves 1,400 reservoirs 'dead' in China

News : The Coming Crisis (4 years ago)

A lingering drought in Central China's Hubei province has rendered 1,392 reservoirs virtually useless as only dead water remains in them, said the local water authority Monday. Known as the "land of a thousand lakes" and a major pro... Read Post

Great Drain: Silver Lake Reservoir Will Be Emptied Out For a Year

Business & Finance / Real Estate : Curbed LA (2 years ago)

Just when Echo Park Lake is finally getting its water back, it's officially a go on draining the Silver Lake Reservoir. The LADWP has made its decision to empty the reservoir rather than tear up part of West Silver Lake... Read Post

Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Police Who Used Deadly Force to End High-Speed Car Chase

News : Reason (7 months ago)

The U.S. Supreme ruled today in favor of several West Memphis, Arkansas, police officers who used deadly force to end a high-speed car chase. The Court's ruling in Plumhoff v. Rickard overturns a previous decision by the U.S. Court ... Read Post

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