10/25/13 (by Brad Snook)
Nipomo: The Nipomo Community Service District has begun construction of the pipeline to bring “surplus” water from Santa Maria:
While it is generally beneficial to protect a community from the dangers of water shortages and seawater intrusion, the doctor’s prescription does nothing to cure the disease. The disease is ever-increased demand on a limited resource. The prescription should have re-aligned resources toward decreased demand and Conservation, keeping Nipomo water under local control and a vision of sustainable growth. What is “sustainable” about importing water? Nothing.
Ken Harmount helped to establish Surfrider SLO, and this annual, roughly 10 Km, 8:00am-11:00am on October 12th ($40 entry fee, $20 for Jr. Lifeguards) paddling event represents an opportunity for our community to support SLO County’s Jr. Lifeguard program.Click here for Entry Form.