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Feds to Simulate Flood through Grand Canyon

November 9, 2012 2:40 p.m.

The federal government will release torrents of water from the Glen Canyon Dam November 19. The simulated flood will be the first in a regular series of experiments to send sediment down the Colorado River. The idea is to rebuild beaches and habitats in the Grand Canyon.

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