The story of Los Angeles' legendary water grab in the Eastern Sierra is well and often told. David Carle reengages compellingly with this history in this reflective essay that condenses a century's worth of battles over the flow and distribution of what some have called "white gold."
"Eastern Sierra Water: Historic Choices that Shaped California,"
Eastern Sierra History Journal:
Vol. 1, Article 6.
Available at: https://scholarship.claremont.edu/eshj/vol1/iss1/6