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.