The Water Wars which Defined the American West Are Heading East

CAMILLA, Ga.—Water stress, a hallmark of the American West, can be spreading east.

The shift can be evident on Casey Cox’s family farm in Georgia’s agricultural heartland, where she turned on all 5 giant rotating sprinklers to see her sweet corn through weeks of hot, dry weather last spring.

“If we hadn’t had irrigation, our crop might have burned…

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