Water's Not the Issue

East Bay Express

As the coronavirus creeps through the human population, causing social and economic turmoil, farmers discard vast quantities of food that they are abruptly unable to sell in the upended economy... "It's an incredibly self-serving position," said Jon Rosenfield, a senior scientist at San Francisco Baykeeper. He called the farmers' claim that more water now would ease the strain of the health crisis on Americans "a cynical play on a pandemic to enrich themselves."