Navajo Nation Residents Still Without Running Water, Basic Utilities
June 2, 2017
Nevada is one of the driest states in the country, yet swimming pools are filled, lawns are watered and water flows from the tap whenever we need it. But what if it didn’t?
That’s the case for many people who live on the Navajo Reservation, which sprawls across Utah, Arizona, and New Mexico. It’s estimated 40 percent of that reservation has no access to running water.