THE GUARDIAN CALLED THE SALTON SEA, "A SYMBOL OF DECAY AND DESOLATION."

A JOURNALIST AT THE NEW YORK TIMES SAID HE GOT A SORE THROAT FROM THE AIR.

BUT WHAT ARE THEY MISSING?

WE SPENT SOME TIME WITH THE LOCALS OF THIS BELOW SEA LEVEL COMMUNITY TO FIND OUT WHAT BROUGHT THEM TO SUCH A PLACE AND WHY THEY NEVER LEFT.

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