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In Arid Southwest, Cities Expand But Use Less Water

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Christian Science Monitor
March 1, 2017
Zack Colman, Western Enterprise Media Fellow

The second article in a series on solving water challenges in the American West. Phoenix reduced its residential water consumption in the past decade despite a 23 percent rise in population. Las Vegas recycles water from indoor drains and outdoor fountains. 

Reporting for this story was supported by a media fellowship from the Bill Lane Center for the American West.

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