WATERING - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/WATERING News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Letter: Utahns use too much water; soon it will be gone http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57660116-82/drought-landscape-utah-utahns.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/57660116-82/drought-landscape-utah-utahns.html.csp">Letter: Utahns use too much water; soon it will be gone</a></h4> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-03-14T01:01:02.147-06:00">Updated Mar 14, 2014 01:01AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">After Nevada, Utah is the second driest state, but incredibly, Utah is the second highest water consumer per capita in the country (next to Nevada). If we have a big drought, it’ll be much worse than California is currently experiencing. Having grown up with the Mormon ethic of preparedness, I believe it’s time Utahns prepare for a big drought. Instead of talking about pumping more non-existent water from the shrinking Colorado River, we should be making lifestyle and policy choices that add u...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57660116@www.sltrib.com Fri, 14 Mar 2014 01:01:02 MDT