Snowpack in Colorado is melting earlier than expected due to an increase in dust storm severity.
Julia Bernal, director of the Pueblo Action Alliance, talks to Water Desk Director Mitch Tobin about the legacy of colonialism in New Mexico and its impact on water issues.
Picuris Pueblo says its water has been stolen and shunted over a mountain to the Mora Valley — where irrigators claim rights to it, too.
As the Colorado River is impacted by climate change and drought, Native American tribes are helping to find solutions. For The Water Desk, Gary Strieker reports on the Jicarilla...
We talk to Laura Paskus, a journalist with New Mexico PBS, about her coverage of climate change and water issues in the state.
An intergenerational group of Pueblo women lead the way on water policy along the Middle Rio Grande Valley.
Confronted with the specter of a New Mexico parched by climate change, some have begun to push back against a water model that focuses primarily on putting as much water to use as possible.
Nobody knows how much water New Mexico has. Finding out is the best way to ensure survival against drought and climate change.
Last update: April 29, 2022 Percent of total capacity Source: US Bureau of Reclamation