Farmers Defy Court Order Protecting Wildlife

Irate farmers repoen canal gates in defiance of court order to limit water to farmers in order to save endangered fish.

July 6, 2001, 11:00 AM PDT

By Abhijeet Chavan @

"It was the second time in a week that the headgate had been opened in defiance of a federal court order that withholds most irrigation water from farmers in order to protect endangered fish in Upper Klamath Lake."

Thanks to Abhijeet Chavan

Thursday, July 5, 2001 in The New York Times

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