EDITORIAL: A big step

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By The Staff

In recent months, the state engineer’s office has entered agreements with nearly all area acequias to install measuring stations to gauge the amount of water each community-operated ditch is using. This is a giant step for both the state and the acequias in the distribution of water from the Gallinas River.

After all, it’s hard to equitably share the water if no one knows how much folks are using.