#azright A mature tree in an unharvested forest can suck up to 300 gallons of water a day from the water table & thus hurt AZ's water supply— Al Melvin (@SenatorMelvin) April 22, 2014
Happy Earth Day, Senator.
The tweet was Melvin's final thought in a string of tweets about logging, forestry and federal lands in Arizona. Click "more photos" to see the full line of reasoning.
Find the Earth Day tweets of other Tucson politicians here.