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October 22, 2013
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TCID learns of region’s water concerns

Preparing for the future has its speed bumps. In the case of the city of Fernley’s water supply, city officials would like to forge a smooth transition between its surface and ground water rights. Shari Whalen, city of Fernley engineer, gave a presentation to the Truckee-Carson Irrigation District at the board’s latest monthly meeting to update the city’s long-term plans for its water supply. The presentation centered around the city’s concerns and strategies for ground and surface water. Whalen said the city goes through the change application process to change agriculture water rights to municipal rights. Currently, Fernley has a …

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