Before the Salton Sea, there was Ancient Lake Cahuilla. Hundreds of years ago this giant freshwater lake filled the entire Salton Sink and most of the Coachella Valley. Birds and people depended on this body of water. College of the Desert
Professor of Natural Resources Kurt Leuschner will discuss the special birds associated with the ancient lake as well as provide an update on the current situation at the Salton Sea and the “10-year plan” to keep it going.