This website depends on JavaScript for proper functionality and display. It will not function without it.

To enable JavaScript in your browser, please follow these instructions. If you have a Plug-In such as NoScript (for FireFox or Google Chrome) enabled, please configure this website as a trusted source.

There are no plans to develop a Non-JavaScript version of this website. Thank you for your understanding.

Sources and Additional Information

Los Angeles Times; Apr 7, 1952;

It is historically inaccurate when it mentions a 'steady surface level' for the past 40 years, 1912 to 1952.

Life of the Salton Sea