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SRP, Prescott in crucial battle over water rights (access required)

A battle over a water pipeline near Prescott could have long-lasting impacts on water law in Arizona and, according to ranchers and other rural residents, threatens to give owners of surface water rights total control of all nearby groundwater.Ranchers, the city of Prescott and town of Prescott Valley argue that the Salt River Project utility ...

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