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Five articles from The Conversation’s archive explain what’s happening and what’s at stake in the Colorado River basin’s drought crisis.
A meteorologist explains how 2023’s storms compare to past extremes and what to expect in the future.
The variability in pollution laws nationwide may be caused by the EPA not requiring state enforcement.
Even a deep snowpack in the West likely won't be enough to end the drought.
Lake Powell’s decline offers an opportunity to recover the landscape at Glen Canyon, but it also presents serious challenges.
Professor Keith Musselman explains the complex risks rain on snow creates and how they might change in a warming climate.
Rather than raising everyone’s water prices, we propose a customized approach that lets individual consumers decide whether to pay higher prices.
Irrigation practices that maintained the Salton Sea have been reduced, and excess water is being transferred to coastal cities instead.
Across the U.S., children and adults are increasingly exposed to harmful chemicals from a source few people are even aware of.
One natural disaster often leads to another and in California these consecutive events are leading to human disasters.