"This report is intended to provide background knowledge for potential users and suppliers of Antarctic icebergs"
p 17: "Two Routes from Antarctica to Southern California"
The Colorado River pulse flow momentarily opened the Morelos Dam and sent water across the Mexico-US border, down the parched riverbed to the Sea of Cortez. The only other consistent terrestrial input of water to the basin for years prior came from a desalting facility in Arizona, which sent spoil water through pipes to the Colorado River's estuary. Heavy water users such as Cali's Imperial Irrigation District are in search of ways to augment the Colorado's existing high-demand flow.
"Transit time, long route"