Stop tiptoeing around the water waste caused by golf courses

(Trent Nelson | The Salt Lake Tribune) Outdated Mill Golf Course in Salt Lake Metropolis on Friday, June 25, 2021.

I have to commend the writers of the Lake Powell water scarcity article of Feb. 23. I say commend, as I applaud the multi-talented skills of mentioned journalists to concurrently pen a featured piece, whereas on the identical time placed on blinders and tactfully faucet dance across the phrases “golf programs.”

Apparently, nobody can appear to develop a spine and admit these wasteful monstrosities are a big a part of the water consumption downside. In my 70-odd years, I can not recall going a single week with out passing a number of, which appear to have an unquenchable thirst for day by day pointless watering.

It’s humorous how virtually everybody appears to be like away and says nothing. Higher to go quick on consuming water or hydroelectric energy than to, God forbid, offend these golfers.

Lon Wray, West Valley Metropolis

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