Hurricane Hilary, downgraded to a tropical storm, hit California and Nevada with flash floods, road washouts, and mudslides. The storm impacted poorer farming communities, delayed planting and...
Report finds agriculture uses 80% of New Mexico's water, highlighting dairies and certain crops. Experts advocate efficient irrigation and water reuse as solutions.
California's DWR allocates $17M to Central Valley Groundwater Sustainability Agencies via LandFlex in an effort to encourage small and medium farms to reduce groundwater pumping.
U.S. Senators introduced the Voluntary Groundwater Conservation Act, aiming to help farmers protect groundwater while keeping their lands productive.
California's Westlands Water District is implementing groundwater recharge projects to store 200,000 acre-feet of water by Feb 2024, bolstering drought resilience.
Agricultural interests across rural America are pleased with the Supreme Court's decision in Sackett, tightening the reach of federal regulations on clean water.