It's just a desert right? Wrong.
Cadiz Inc. plans to pump as much as 16 billion gallons of groundwater from the Mojave every year, and sell it to an Orange County water district. Do you know where your elected representatives stand on this issue? Cadiz has probably already sent them a campaign contribution.
LA Weekly covered this story in late October, an excellent read.
LA Weekly: A Controversial Plan to Drain Water from the Desert? Go for it, Trump Administration Says - Oct. 31, 2017 - CLICK HERE