IID officials wary of Salton Sea agreement

Outlet: MyDesert.com

December 22, 2011

As Bruce Kuhn helped negotiate one of the most significant water deals in the history of the American west, his colleague on the board of the Imperial Irrigation District, Don Cox, had one overriding concern. “Don said, ‘Whatever happens, you cannot have the valley or the IID responsible for that Salton Sea,’” Kuhn, an Imperial County farmer and former IID board member, recalled this week. Cox died in 2006…

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