Las Vegas Sun - Photograph : Chip Maxfield

November 24, 2017

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Chip Maxfield, general manager of the Clean Water Coalition, shows the path of the coalition's proposed pipeline to send treated wastewater to Lake Mead. Maxfield favors postponing the pipeline project -- not scrapping it -- so the effect of quagga mussels on the lake can be assessed.

Mona Shield Payne / Special to the Sun

Chip Maxfield, general manager of the Clean Water Coalition, shows the path of the coalition's proposed pipeline to send treated wastewater to Lake Mead. Maxfield favors postponing the pipeline project -- not scrapping it -- so the effect of quagga mussels on the lake can be assessed.