Skip to content Skip to footer

States Have Proposals, But No Consensus, On Curbing Water Shortages In Colorado River Basin

Six of the seven states that rely on the Colorado River proposed protecting the system’s major reservoirs with downstream reductions. But California, the biggest user, has its own plan under which it would avoid taking cuts.

“Nobody wants to give up what they’ve got going for themselves in any part of the basin,” said GBWN’s Kyle Roerink. “That’s why this is painful.”

Leave a comment

Great Basin Water Network © 2020. All Rights Reserved. Design by Most Media

Subscribe For Updates!