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What Are We Going To Do With All This Water?

The view of Lake McClure as you drive past Horseshoe Bend is amazing. Never in our memory has the lake been this full of water. The river through Snelling is maxed out and far above its normal banks. The docks at Lake Yosemite are almost under water. The falls at Yosemite have never been so full, powering from the top of the mountains…

The Difference Between Water Here And In Mexico

Where we stay in Baja California, Mexico, there is no fresh water. We have the ocean water, and the water which can be drilled for — but that has so much sulfur, it can't be used. Then the last of summer, we have the storm season and a hurricane will drop a ton of water, but there are no dams, and it goes right into the sea. If we want water…