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1075' - Shortage on the Colorado River Ep. 5 - Tucson Water & Muncipal Water Issues

1075' - Shortage on the Colorado River Ep. 5 - Tucson Water & Muncipal Water Issues

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

1075’ – Shortage on the Colorado River is a CLIMAS podcast series that explores what the first ever shortage declaration on the Colorado River would mean to those living in the Southwest. In this episode, CLIMAS climate scientist Zack Guido speaks with Alan Forrest, Director of Tucson Water, about various strategies that Tucson implemented to deal with potential water shortages, the conservation and recapture efforts that municipalities in Southern Arizona, and the practical realities of providing municipal water to an growing population in the southwest.