Event Title: 1924 Categories: ALL, People, Places, Events, RecentHistory, FullTimeline Timelines: Recent History, ALL, Full Timeline

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PWR (Public Water Reserve) Executive Order 90 (1924) and 114 (1928) by Calvin Coolidge to reserve the boundaries of the Salton Sea, below 244 and then 220 feet (below sea level) for disposal of waste water from irrigation is what set the foundation for the sustenance of the Salton Sea.  These orders were revoked by Public Land Order 6105, March 5, 1982.

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