Water in the Tucson Area: Seeking Sustainability
What must Tucson do to ensure a sustainable water supply? Answering this complex question requires a consideration of the physical or environmental conditions of this desert city. Also to be considered are the social, cultural and economic values that prevail in the area. Science and technology are tools to be used. Not to be overlooked are the different sets of values and beliefs that also guide and motivate human actions. The perspective must consider the past, present and future.