Ariz. farmers use technology to tackle water shortages

03/13/2014 | National Geographic News (free registration)

Arizona farmer Zach Hauser has found himself on the front line of efforts to save the Verde River. He's looking into drip-irrigation systems that would water his crops using underground pipes, and he is working with water managers to carefully monitor water levels in local irrigation ditches. "I would rather be part of the solution than part of the problem," he says.

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