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Historic investment for the Salton Sea

A historic investment in the Salton Sea has just been announced and the Imperial Irrigation District (IID) Board of Directors voted to support this project

IMPERIAL COUNTY, Calif. (KYMA, KECY) - The Department of the Interior announced that $250M is being invested in the Salton Sea Management Program.

Tuesday, the IID voted yes to the historic agreement, kick-starting the first phase of the project with 22M.

Money will also go to help tackle our area's severe drought.

The ten-year plan will also help protect the health and the improvement of local ecosystems.

Reporter Karina Bazarte will have more tonight.

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Karina Bazarte

Karina Bazarte joined the KYMA team as a reporter in September 2022.
Reach out to Karina with story ideas and tips at: karina.bazarte@kecytv.com

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