The Kansas Aqueduct Committee recently met in Salina to discuss the viability of taking water out of the Missouri river and diverting across the state to Western Kansas. This report comes from Kansas Agland.
The conversation flowed smoothly until Committee member Tim Rhodd, expressed disapproval of the concrete-lined ditch. Rhodd is the chairman of the Iowa Tribe of Kansas and Nebraska. He says the project will push his region into the same water crisis facing the western part of the state.