Yakima County Studying Water Drawing for Agriculture Irrigation
Columbia River to assure adequate water supplies for agricultural irrigation.
the three-county basin that revolve around drawing water from the Columbia River. A stakeholder group of city, county, state and federal agencies and the Yakama Nation is supporting that package.
Richland in Benton County. There have been five significant droughts in the last
20 years in that area.
committee of the larger group, which is spearheading efforts to obtain about $5
billion to implement the overall package.