Drew in a Canoe: Why Is Water Measured in Acre Feet?

Did you ever want to know how much water is in your favorite fishing lake? Why folks in the water world use “acre feet” instead of gallons? If you find yourself asking these questions then WATCH THIS VIDEO! Western Resource Advocates’ Water Policy Manager, Drew Beckwith, put on his life jacket and gardening hat, hopped in a canoe, boils down acre feet and makes a case for keeping as much water in our lakes and rivers as we can.