In November, personal watercraft will be banned from Lake
Powell and seven other Western reservoirs while the Park Service
completes an environmental review of the machines'
by Daniel Kraker,
Oct 28, 2002
The Coeur d'Alene Tribe and the State of Idaho are
fighting in the Supreme Court over Lake Coeur d'Alene, with the
tribe claiming partial ownership of the lake under a 19th century
by Kirsten Bovee,
Jun 04, 2001
Growing up in the high desert, I learned water doesn't just fall from the sky.
by Ceal Klingler,
Jul 06, 2014
The last frontier of the national parks lies underwater.
by Katie Mast,
Jul 02, 2014
Seattle’s Duwamish has been straightened, dredged and heavily polluted. Can a Superfund cleanup bring it back to life?
by Daniel Person,
Jul 01, 2014
New rules may help regulators enforce an ambiguous law.
by Brian Calvert,
Jun 23, 2014
In the rural West, river pollution seems somewhat straightforward, when in reality it’s infinitely complex.
by Paul Larmer,
Jun 23, 2014
Tribes, greens, farmers come to consensus; dams may eventually be removed.
by Krista Langlois,
Jun 17, 2014
What to expect from the likely El Niño summer across the West.
by Ben Goldfarb,
May 30, 2014
A summary of drought conditions across the region.
by Tay Wiles,
May 26, 2014