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Could a bulk water export industry ever get underway in Canada?

Vancouver Sun: An Alaskan company boldly declared earlier this year that it was going to ship tens of millions of litres of pristine water to parched Southern California. It would have represented the first solid evidence that a bulk water industry in North America is economically viable. And it would obviously have sent a message that B.C. entrepreneurs could make a go of it, if public opinion ever changed and provincial and federal governments removed their legal restrictions on bulk transfers. “The shipment...