Tribune Editorial: Utah water report shows how much we have to learn

It’s 194 pages and took more than four years to prepare. It involved 40 diverse stakeholders and a process that got better as it went along. It’s the governor’s Water Strategy Advisory Team report on the next 50 years, and the big conclusion is:

Water in Utah is complicated.

OK. That’s not all it says, but it’s a theme that runs through the report.

And that’s actually an improvement on an earlier draft that came out last September. That draft, which was intended to be kept secret but found its...