The politics of Western water have changed forever

 

Given their dubious benefits, few dams are likely to stand up well in contests played on level fields. Both the environment and the economy will be better for the struggle. Download entire issue to view this article: http://www.hcn.org/issues/22.4/download-entire-issue

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