102 days ago

The Waimea Dam

Lew from Hope

Dr John Robinson has written a booklet about the project. It makes very interesting reading.
Topics covered include:-
- The "need" for the dam.
- Will it work?
- The real costs.
- Who pays?
- Who benefits?
- All about the various parties.
- What the ratepayers are up for.
- The science and the computer modelling.
- Alternatives
- Earthquakes
- PR and 'spin'

For your copy send an email to - tasmansecretsquirrel@gmail.com

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