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Permian Basin Water Supply Under Stress

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(KRTS Photo/Lorne Matalon)

Drought and the energy boom in the Permian Basin are putting increasing stress on the local water supply. Politicians and engineers are aware of the problem, but there’s differing opinion on the best way to address the issue. Some are looking to Fort Stockton, and even El Paso, for more water. Lorne Matalon reports from Odessa.