Transcript for The Colorado, segment 03 of 10


{{{MUSIC}}}

Dry and barren land, it's said, but through the desert sands, manmade channels mold the river to make it work its magic.

{{{MUSIC}}}

Where the river touches the land, there are oases of green.

{{{MUSIC}}}

The groves of Yuma, Imperial Valley of California, some of the greatest gardens in the world.

{{{MUSIC}}}

The delta formed and nourished by the Colorado, winding its way, sometimes violent, sometimes almost placid, for over a thousand miles till it comes to the arid lands of California, Arizona, and Nevada, spawning towns along its banks.

{{{MUSIC}}}

Fortunate are those who can live and play only a few miles from cactus and sage.

{{{MUSIC}}}