This video uncovers what the U.S. Government and Military has left resting at the bottom of Salton Sea, going all the way back to the atomic weapons of World War II, up to bomb and live weapons testing in the 1980s.
The video goes back to World War II and outlines how the Salton Sea Test Base was an important part of the Manhattan Project, and delves into what the military left behind after abandoning the base in the 1990’s. “Secrets of Salton Sea”, a 27 minute long TV style video…
Historic photos of the Navy Base from the U.S. Government Photo Documentation logs
An Official Navy department account of the Salton Sea Navy base, written in 1945.
Map of the Remote Camera Site located in/next to Salton City.
Information on the water treatment plant built for the Navy Base in 1949.
Locations of the 3 aircraft runways on the Salton Sea Test Base