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  • Islands hung out to dry

    Idaho irrigators are relieved that water rights have been denied for the 94 islands in the Snake River that make up the Deer Flats National Wildlife Refuge.

  • Wyoming tribes get support to keep a river wet

    The Wind River Indian Reservation sues non-Indian irrigators for violating water rights and dumping trash in the Wind River to dam it.

  • Symposium won't be dry

    Rivers at the Crossroads: Law, Science, Politics and People symposium planned.

  • Colorado told to stop stealing water

    Judge rules Colorado has been stealing Arkansas River water from Kansas for 45 years.

  • Fish benefit from trade

    Rancher Rocky Webb swaps his water rights in a stream for a year's worth of hay to help restore steelhead trout.

  • Water planning in the desert

    Nevada State Division of Water Planning drafts new policy to guide water-planning decisions.

  • Nevada Water Forum

    Findings of Nevada Water Forums are published.

  • Who's who in water spreading

    A brief guide to groups involved in water-spreading issues.

  • Show me the water

    The California state assembly says developers will have to prove they have water rights before they receive final approval for new subdivisions.

  • Tug-of-war over water

    The Colorado Legislature is mulling over a bill that would allow farmers and cities to retain rights to any water they leave instream for fish and boaters.

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