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Water, growth and San Diego's economic future

OPINION, COMMENTARY

Erik Bruvold, U-T SAN DIEGO

Saturday, August 9, 2014

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Should we diligently look to ensure that San Diego doesn’t build in ways that puts undue strain on a limited resource like water? Surely. But thinking that we could pull up the drawbridge and take carefree 30-minute showers does not comport with the realities of California’s water challenges nor the relationships between population growth and water demand.