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LA Times: California lawmakers are stuck on Trump, but there's a problem at home that needs attention: dirty water

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By: George Skelton
Los Angeles Times
February 13, 2017

We were delighted to be featured in the LA Times!! George Skelton's column covers the causes and possible solutions to California's drinking water crisis. He details the health effects of Nitrate and Arsenic pollution, as well as the causes. Nitrate, for instance, is primarily caused by fertilizers and dairy waste.

The column includes quotes from Felicia Marcus at the State Water Board, Wade Crowfood at the Water Foundation, and CWC's own Laurel Firestone. 

Read the full story here!

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