Report Urges New Strategies to Ensure State Has Enough Water

February 23, 2015

Phoenix, February 23 – Arizona will fail to meet its goal of having sustainable water resources by 2025 unless the state takes concrete steps to improve groundwater management, a new report by the Grand Canyon Institute concludes.

The report, “Groundwater: Getting to Safe Yield by 2025,” urges Arizona lawmakers to act quickly “with vigor and purpose” to ensure the state fulfills its commitment to groundwater management to remain “water smart.”