Sour Grapes In ‘Wine Country’: Challenges To Wineries Erupt

Such wineries over-use precious, limited resources—such as water, “air”, and land—which threatens the environment and the quality of life in our semi-rural region. The contiguous Napa, Lake, and Mendocino Counties have also recently experienced over-expansions of wineries and vineyards, as well as growing efforts by residents to reign them in. In Napa, large wineries are already trucking in water and trucking out wastewater.