AZ DEM Party Environmental Council

After years of drought and higher temperatures due to climate change, Arizona is facing serious water challenges including the first-ever shortage declaration of the Colorado River which is expected next year. But, that is just part of the story. We’ll go beyond the recent headlines; it’s even worse than you think. Former teacher, Santa Cruz […]

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Colorado River Shortage and the Challenge Ahead

All signs point to a Colorado River shortage in 2022. How is Arizona preparing for this challenge? What conservation efforts are being explored? What steps can Arizonans take to prepare for less water and carve a sustainable path? For questions, please contact Joe Matusak at  and 602-889-7113. REGISTER HERE!

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Better cleaning of water preserves human health

The April 2 “Wolf’s Den” (AZ Daily Sun) brings an emerging issue to point. Dave Wolf’s call for protecting wetlands and other waters is an essential responsibility we all need to be aware of and take meaningful action to preserve. As Hopi say, “Water is life”. Maintaining water quality enables both human and environmental health […]

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Supervisors not up to par with students

That was a very nice front page article in the Thursday, Jan. 17 edition concerning the water ethic contest participated in by fourth-graders to raise awareness about the importance of water conservation. It was also nice that the Board of Supervisors attended the award event that was held to recognize the contest participants. The students […]

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