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Early settlers dug small ditches for their gardens, orchards and pastures.
The first large-scale canal projects were launched in 18, including the Hawley Ditch and the Burlingame Gardena Ditch, which transformed thousands of acres into lush farmland and orchards near Touchet.
To water them, he dug the first documented irrigation ditch in the state.
Whitman recognized what others would soon discover.
The earliest documented instances of piracy were in the 14th century BC, when the Sea Peoples, a group of ocean raiders, attacked the ships of the Aegean and Mediterranean civilizations.