Be a part of educating our viewers by supporting this film. Watering the West shows, ‘where our water comes from, how it gets there and where it goes’. We show how scientists measure snow pack and how it helps them predict water supplies. Animated stories teach the history of western water law and defines Prior Appropriation. With examples of cooperation between diverse water users, Watering the West makes a case for collaboration around contentious water issues.
Filmmakers, Shari Due and Mona Maser, are creating an important documentary series about western rivers; water politics, history, scarcity, quality, conflict and cooperation. It’s all in there! We are seeking funding for post production services.