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California ex rel. State Lands Comm'n v. United States

Citation: 17 ELR 20313
No. No. 85-1965, 805 F.2d 857/(9th Cir., 12/02/1986)

The court holds that the United States and not California has title to land exposed as a result of the recession of Mono Lake. Approximately 12,000 acres of lake bed has been exposed during the 45 years that the city of Los Angeles has been diverting water from the lake's feeder streams to help supply the city's water needs....

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