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A Bird in Hand: BWD's Imported Water Scam

Digger - January 22, 2010

The Borrego Water District has decided to abandon efforts to save the Borrego Valley aquifer in favor of importing water while completely ignoring critical questions of costs, who will pay them, and the future availability of water at any price.

In light of this, consider the following factoids:

No one should confuse what the BWD is doing with responsible, intelligent planning for a predictable future of scarce and expensive water. It is just throwing "stuff" at a wall hoping something will stick.

See also: The Case for Saving the Aquifer vs. Importing Water

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