Seven states in the West have been given until August 15th to implement new strategies and tools to conserve the Colorado River.
Low levels and warming waters threaten to increase invasive species in the Colorado River.
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.
California’s announcement represents uncharted territory and is meant to promote water conservation in what is already a dry water year.
Fires in the West burn so intensely that they reshape forests, shift tree species and turn calm waterways into devastating mudflows.
Millions of dollars are being lost as Lake Powell’s drought-strapped hydropower system fails to produce enough electricity.
The Biden administration has released a plan to accelerate removal of lead water pipes and lead paint from U.S. homes.
Western cities are using new tactics to address shrinking water supplies due to drought and population growth.
New legislation could help water-strapped regions of the state meet their obligations to deliver water to Kansas, New Mexico and Texas.