Initiative in the Rio Grande basin intends to thwart catastrophic wildfires that wreck watersheds.
Smaller cities. Soaring water prices. Scorched desert towns.
Severe drought, dead wells and political division push Arizona steadily closer to water supply peril.
Arizona’s powerful will to grow is challenged by extreme heat, deep drought, and serious water-related stress.
Water enjoys support that crosses political parties. Will it be a source of bipartisan collaboration in a time of divided politics?
Conservation groups and state regulators are alarmed by proposed changes to nationwide permits that authorize construction across streams and wetlands.
At least 1.1 million people in the United States do not have hot and cold running water in their house and a shower or tub for bathing.