Saving the Colorado River's flows

Check out this new American Rivers podcast in which Scott Yates, director of TU's Western Water Project, joins Taylor Hawes of The Nature Conservancy to talk about new strategies for decreasing water demand among agriculture users and other Colorado River stakeholders. The discussion highlights the System Conservation Pilot Project, an innovative, market-driven program that pays farmers and ranchers to fallow land and put more water in the system for downstream needs, including fisheries:

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