‘Done’ isn’t done: What’s happening with the Colorado River drought plans?
by Luke Runyon and Bret Jaspers of KJZZ, published 7 February 2019
“The seven states that rely on the Colorado River for water haven’t been able to finish a series of agreements that would keep its biggest reservoirs, Lake Mead and Lake Powell, from dropping to levels not seen since they were filled decades ago.
Five states — Colorado, Utah, New Mexico, Wyoming and Nevada — are done. So is northern Mexico. But California and Arizona failed to meet the federal government’s Jan. 31 deadline to wrap up negotiations and sign a final agreement.”
Read the full article at Cronkite News published by Arizona PBS.
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