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Thinking Aloud
Where the Water Goes: Managing the Colorado River
In climates where water is scarce plants and animals develop coping methods, like how a cacti's spines keep thirsty creatures from munching on it.  In the parched American west people can get a little spiny too over water rights. Tune in tonight to hear how the Colorado river, a precious resource that millions depend on, is closely regulated to make sure every drop is accounted for.—Original airdate: 7/6/2017

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