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Gila river flooding – 9/14/13

Dramatic footage of the Gila river flooding. In the village of Gila Hot Springs, the unusually heavy rains in mid-September, combined with a devastating fire season, led to flooding along the 3 forks of the Gila river. The middle fork of the Gila river flooded, with devastating effects to land owners along the Gila river … Continue reading »

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Petroglyphs on the Gila river – 2013

Ancient river and Ancient People The headwaters of the Gila river begin in southwestern New Mexico.   After a 650 mile trip across southern Arizona, the Gila joins with the Colorado river, and soon spills into the Sea of Cortez. The Gila drains an arid desert watershed of more than 60,000 square miles.  It’s the last … Continue reading »

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