Two reservoirs in Colorado's Great Plains Reservoir system are expected to go dry, prompting a fish salvage alert from the states Parks and Wildlife department.
The drought has caused tinderbox like conditions in the southwest's forests, yet some behave irresponsibly anyway.
The Colorado River basin states have until mid-August to produce a plan to conserve water levels at Lake Mead and Lake Powell. So far, the Upper Basin states have submitted a 5-point plan. Both...
Piling rocks in front of a breached dam is not a permanent fix, as a small community in Arizona is learning this monsoon season.
With the Rio Grande drying up near Albuquerque, irrigators may need to stop diverting water to honor the Pueblos' senior water rights. This curtailment has not happened since the 1980s.
In an ongoing effort to address climate change, the Biden administration in partnership with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, announced plans to reforest 4 million acres of national forests and to...