Editorial: Willamette reallocation bears close monitoring

Somehow, in a valley that gets an average of 55-plus inches of rain a year, farmers could find themselves facing a water shortage at some point in the future.

We should add that any shortages would be courtesy of the federal and state governments.

Currently underway is a government effort to divvy up the water stored behind 13 federal dams in the Willamette River Basin.

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