Great Basin http://kuer.org en Governor Urged to Renegotiate on Snake Valley Water http://kuer.org/post/governor-urged-renegotiate-snake-valley-water <p></p><p>A coalition of ranchers, environmentalists and political leaders sent a letter to Governor Gary Herbert, asking him not to sign a deal worked out with the state of Nevada to divide water rights in the Snake Valley.&nbsp; Steve Erickson represents the Great Basin Water Network.&nbsp; He says the deal worked out three years ago should be scrapped and the states should negotiate a new one.</p><p>"We have plenty of time to do further science and assess the potential damages from this project before we sign on the bottom line," Erickson told reporters at the Utah state capitol.</p> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 20:11:02 +0000 Dan Bammes 22187 at http://kuer.org Governor Urged to Renegotiate on Snake Valley Water