Water Woes In the West


Robert Glennon
* Professor of Law and Public Policy, University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law

Robert Glennon
*Professor of Law and Public Policy, University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law

Ronnie Hopper
*Farmer from Petersburg, Texas

Edward Dolnick
*Author, Down the Great Unknown: John Wesley Powell's 1869 Journey of Discovery and Tragedy through the Grand Canyon (Harperperennial Library, 2002)

The West has some of the fastest growing cities, and the least amount of water to quench the thirst of agriculture, industry and urbanization. The mighty Colorado can't keep the taps running forever. What are the alternatives and who owns water anyway? On the next Talk of the Nation, join Neal Conan for a look at the water woes in the West, on a special broadcast from NPR West in Los Angeles, from NPR News.

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