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Water
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Oregon is in trouble. The Oregon Water Resource Commission says, "Put very simply, there is not enough water where it is needed, when it is needed, to satisfy existing and future out-of-stream and instream uses." How could this happen here?
Oregon's Water
Learn about Oregon's water, from our early laws to modern cultural perceptions. Explore the issues and opportunities.
Conflicts and Crises
Urban vs. rural. Newcomers vs. pioneers. Fish vs. farmers. Industry vs. irrigators. Meet the "water war" combatants.
Solutions
Take a look at some potential resolutions to Oregon's water problems, and weigh the costs and benefits of each option.
Classroom Resources
OPB has developed lesson plans and classroom activities for teachers to supplement the Water program and Web site.
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