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Just now, Calm said:

Where was he from?

Utah. He thought that all of California was under a blanket of smog.

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Oh my word.  Some people shouldn't be allowed to leave their house on their own.

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On 3/8/2015 at 10:02 PM, BCSpace said:

 

 

Seems to me that one should establish water rights and resources before one builds.

That's not how it works. See the Big Short

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On 3/10/2015 at 7:18 AM, thesometimesaint said:

 

The power needed to transport the water would far exceed the power generated by the water falling. There is no free lunch in physics. The Sea of Cortez is a much easier prospect. However large scale(About 20 million people) desalinization is still an unresolved issue.

Very true.

Waiting for UT to desalinate the Great Salt Lake. 

Might move back then...after the inversion is also removed.

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2 hours ago, nuclearfuels said:

Very true.

Waiting for UT to desalinate the Great Salt Lake. 

Might move back then...after the inversion is also removed.

Might not be much use for it for very long, half its size from 1847. 

https://www.newsdeeply.com/water/articles/2017/12/12/why-the-great-salt-lake-is-shrinking

Rather than desalinate, why not just take the water before it gets there?  Less work. 

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