A wetland protection case being reviewed by the U.S. Supreme Court will determine which bodies of water can be federally regulated.
Coloradans want the state’s top water road map to be more equitable, but finalizing plans has been difficult.
A historic increase in federal water infrastructure funding is coming over the next five years, thanks to the Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act.
The Water Desk is excited to announce the recipients of new grants to support water journalism connected to the Colorado River Basin.
Some fear perceived harm to downstream water users could prompt push for water rights
Coloradans exposed to drinking water tainted by lead or so-called “forever chemicals" will see clean water faster.
Initiative in the Rio Grande basin intends to thwart catastrophic wildfires that wreck watersheds.
This page features ground-based photos of Heron Lake, a reservoir that stores water for the San Juan-Chama Project in northern New Mexico. Located along Willow Creek, near its confluence with...
The Maybell Irrigation District and The Nature Conservancy are rehabilitating and modernizing a key headgate and diversion on the Yampa River.
Water Desk grantees Cynthia Graber and Nicola Twilley of the Gastropod podcast recently explored the importance of alfalfa to Western water issues and dairy products.