In a new book, former manager of the Southern Nevada Water Authority Pat Mulroy says we’re facing a tough global reality when it comes to water. Growth, urbanization, and the effects of climate change mean we have to find new ways to manage a resource she says most Americans simply take for granted. Mulroy is coming to Utah, and she joins Doug Wednesday to explain what’s at stake, and how creating a shared vision for our water future is more important than ever.
Pat Mulroy is a Senior Fellow with the Brooking Institution's Metropolitan Policy Program as well as with UNLV's Boyd School of Law. She's editor of the book The Water Problem: Climate Change and Water Policy in the United States. [Independent Booksellers|Amazon]
On Thursday, March 23rd at 4:00 p.m. will deliver the keynote address at the 2017 Stegner Symposium Water in the West: Exploring Untapped Solutions at the University of Utah’s SJ Quinney College of Law. They symposium gets underway at 8:00 a.m. on Thursday and lasts through Friday, exploring solutions to water issues. A full schedule and registration information is available at http://law.utah.edu