Our Water, Our Future

Wikimedia Commons (Roger McLassus)

Wikimedia Commons (Roger McLassus)

(KCPW/ Explore Utah Science)  Utah is the second driest state in the country and we use about 40% more water per person than neighboring states such as Arizona, Colorado, and New Mexico. With the climate changing and the population growing, water will not stretch as far in the future as it has in the past. To tackle this issue, Governor Herbert has asked a team of advisors to come up with a 50-year water strategy for the state that will include reducing consumption by 25% by 2025. Kim Schuske has the story.

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