Should Kansas Build an Aqueduct to Western Kansas to Help with Water Woes?
Western Kansas relies on water from the Ogallala Aquifer -- a vast underground reservoir. But it’s drying up. Even as farmers work to irrigate more cautiously, Ben Kuebrich of theKansas News Service reports, some are proposing a more radical solution... to pipe water out west.
Ben Kuebrich is a reporter for High Plains Public Radio and a contributor to Kansas Public Radio and the Kansas News Service. The Kansas News Service is a collaboration of public radio stations serving Kansas - covering health, education, and politics across the state.