Utah’s proposal to build Colorado River pipeline gets pushback from 6 states

September 9, 2020. By: Ian James, AZ Republic

Photo: Lake Powell and Glen Canyon Dam are seen in Page. Michael Chow, the Republic @photochowder

“Six states that depend on the Colorado River have banded together to push back against Utah’s proposal to build a 140-mile pipeline that would divert water from the river and use it to support plans for growth. The representatives of Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico and Wyoming laid out their stance on the proposed Lake Powell Pipeline in a letter to the federal government. They urged Interior Secretary David Bernhardt not to sign off on the pipeline until all seven states and the federal government have reached a consensus on addressing their concerns about the project…”

Read the entire article here: https://www.azcentral.com/story/news/local/arizona-environment/2020/09/09/arizona-among-6-states-bucking-utahs-lake-powell-pipeline-proposal/5759035002/