…When WATER is only a commodity … WE lose…

…When WATER is only a commodity  … WE lose…

Daily Sentinel, Nevada Independent & Arizona Republic…..When Colorado River District officials heard that investment companies were buying Colorado ranches with senior water rights, it got their attention. As the Daily Sentinel reports, the district is worried that the companies are buying water rights as a speculative investment, looking to profit in deals that could lead to some agricultural land no longer being irrigated and reverting to desert. Meanwhile, according to the Nevada Independent and Arizona Republic , the Colorado faces other outside pressures. State water managers, such as Arizona and Nevada, are still struggling with drought plans

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