Barges transit through Colorado River Locks
Photo Credit: U.S. Army photo
Barges transit through the Colorado River Locks near Matagorda, Texas, July 17, 2013. Navigation systems across the country, such as the Colorado River Locks, significantly contribute to the growth and economic prosperity of the nation. The Colorado River Locks alone, enable the transit of more than 12,000 tows, more than 30,000 recreational or commercial vessels, and 20 million tons of product annually, providing an essential service that significantly impacts local communities, the state and the nation's economies.
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