Gov. Brownback confident Kansas' water will be preserved
November 12, 2017
MANHATTAN, Kan. (AP) — Gov. Sam Brownback said he is optimistic that Kansans will change past practices and adopt new technologies to help preserve the state's water resources.
During the annual Governor's Conference on the Future of Water this week in Manhattan, the governor predicted increased public support for sustainable irrigation from the Ogallala Aquifer and better management practices to reduce damage to the state's reservoirs, The Topeka Capital-Journal reported .
He also said he expects widespread use of technology to monitor soil moisture levels and other conservation practice...