Hawkes Bay Today - Water Conservation Orders - let's all take a deep breath!

Hawkes Bay Today - Water Conservation Orders - let's all take a deep breath!

Let's all take a deep breath writes Annabeth Cohen.

Some prominent local figures have recently been whipping up anxiety about the very prospect of Water Conservation Orders. After a slew of opinion pieces saying a WCO on the Ngaruroro and Clive Rivers will completely wreck the way of life in the Hawke's Bay - I'd be worried too.

But there is no need to panic. Let me explain what a Water Conservation Order (WCO) would achieve.

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