Megdal on the lower Colorado’s “structural deficit”

Arizona’s superwaterwonk Sharon Megdal on the Colorado River’s “structural deficit”:

We have a problem. Arizona, California and Nevada together use more water than normally flows to us. This is called structural deficit. It’s like living on a budget that regularly exceeds your income.

The piece has lots more in it, a good lay primer on Arizona’s water problems, on which I recommend you click.

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