Is this a sign of things to come? An Arid West No Longer Waits for Rain http://www.nytimes.com/2007/04/04/us/04drought.html Well there is very little left in the Colorado river by the time it gets to the Gulf of California. In fact sometimes there is no water getting to the Gulf. I don't think water should be take en-masse from one region to feed another region simply because people move there, e.g. Las Vegas. The government should not enable irresponsible behavior.