Governor Jerry Brown must allow the Free Flow of the vast amounts of water coming from the North and foolishly being diverted into the Pacific Ocean
Donald Trump has doubled down on a weekend tweet that insisted Californias deadly wildfires could be better fought if the states water resources werent foolishly being diverted into the Pacific Ocean.
There is no indication that firefighters are lacking for water to quench the fires, which have killed eight people so far. Most of the operations use flame retardants instead.
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Instead, the presidents tweets Sunday and Monday are digital sleight-of-hand justifying measures that would take more water out of the states rivers, canals and aqueducts for agriculture – despite the opposition of environmentalists who have the federal Endangered Species Act on their side.
Governor Jerry Brown must allow the Free Flow of the vast amounts of water coming from the North and foolishly being diverted into the Pacific Ocean. Can be used for fires, farming and everything else, Trump tweeted Monday afternoon.
President Donald Trumps push for a diversion of water resources to fight wildfires is actually a smokescreen to help California farmers in Republic-heavy districts to snag more H2O
Trump tweeted Monday that water was foolishlly being diverted into the Pacific Ocean, a reference to streams that support native fisheries