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CALIFORNIA FARMERS OFFER TO GIVE UP SOME WATER, AVOID CUTS
Discussion in 'All Categories' started by moss - May 21st, 2015 1:34 am.
moss
moss
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- A group of California farmers, in a surprising turnaround, is volunteering to give up a fourth of its available water this year, sharing a resource all but guaranteed to them for more than a century.

A senior water official told The Associated Press on Wednesday that he would decide whether to accept the offer by Friday. The concession by farmers in the Sacramento and San Joaquin River delta could be one of the most important yet forced by California's record four-year drought.

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re: CALIFORNIA FARMERS OFFER TO GIVE UP SOME WATER, AVOID CUTS by Geor - May 22nd, 2015 2:38 pm
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Geor
Geor
The're going to get it taken away anyway. This is just a PR stunt .
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