This 3-day, 2-night tour follows the course of the Lower Colorado River through Nevada, Arizona and California. Tour stops include Hoover Dam, the Lake Mead Visitor Center, Lake Havasu, Mark Wilmer Pumping Plant, Metropolitan Water District’s Gene Camp, farms in the Palo Verde, Imperial, and Coachella valleys and the Salton Sea. Issues discussed include water needs in the Lower Basin, drought management, Lake Mead shortage criteria and endangered species. The tour begins in Las Vegas and ends at California’s Ontario International Airport. You can also choose to begin the tour on the afternoon of February 26 at California’s Ontario International Airport and ride on the bus to Las Vegas that evening by selecting the California Option ticket.For more information, visit the tour page at www.watereducation.org/tour/lower-colorado-river-tour-2019.