A bill introduced in the Colorado General Assembly will encourage homeowners to replace their traditional lawns with water-wise landscaping, which includes native plants having lower water needs.
Faced with ongoing drought, Los Angeles is moving to the next phase of its emergency water conservation plan.
Millions in funding has been awarded for 46 aging water infrastructure projects in 11 states, and will be used to repair canal linings, dam spillways and water pipeline replacements.
Pre-statutory water right holders in Nevada have until the end of 2027 to submit proofs of water use. Prior appropriation and beneficial use are key concepts in Nevada's water law.
A "snow drought" in the western states is contributing to drought problems in the Colorado River basin, where less releases of water from Lake Powell to the southern basin states have already been...
Several cities have teamed up with the Utah Rivers Council to subsidize rain barrels for this year's rainwater harvesting program. With the state facing another year of drought, efforts by residents...