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Salazar urges cooperation in water struggle

Posted: Friday, Mar 14th, 2014


LeRoy Salazar, far left, speaks about water challenges and solutions during the well rules advisory meeting in Alamosa on Wednesday. Seated from left are attorney Preston Hartman, Colorado Division of Water Resources Deputy State Engineer Mike Sullivan and State Engineer Dick Wolfe. Courier photo by Ruth Heide


RUTH HEIDE

Courier editor

ALAMOSA — Heading a water solutions team, San Luis Valley resident LeRoy Salazar told those attending a groundwater advisory meeting on Wednesday it is time to get beyond the blame game and work together to preserve Valley communities and the agricultural livelihoods that keep them alive.

Part of a group trying to find solutions to affordable, equitable and successful water sustainability, Salazar said a year ago he was only 20 percent convinced “we would be able to make this thing work.”



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