Environmental conundrum: A federal review of a unique spring snail will assess if a Nevada lithium mine threatens the Kings River pyrg's survival.
Lithium mining requires billions of gallons of water, a new report from Arizona State University reveals, threatening the water supply in arid western states.
A Utah lawmaker's bid to extract water near Great Salt Lake stirs debate over the connection between aquifers and surface water.
Nevada's vast lithium deposit discovery intersects with environmental, cultural concerns, and the historical significance of areas like Thacker Pass. The eastern part of the state is also seeing the...