You are here: home

Did you not find what you were looking for? Try the Advanced Search to refine your search.

11 items matching your search terms. Sort by relevance · date (newest first) · alphabetically
  • 'Mr. Dominy, are you a hero or a villain?'

    Former Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner Floyd E. Dominy, looks back on his dam-building days without any apologies or regrets.

  • BuRec downsizes

    Bureau of Reclamation moves from Denver, Colo., office to Washington, D.C., as part of overhaul.

  • BuRec gets a new leader

    Former New Mexico State Engineer Eluid Martinez will replace Dan Beard as commissioner of the Bureau of Reclamation.

  • BuRec to allow water thefts to continue

    BuRec backs off from water-spreading reforms.

  • Can Dan Beard reclaim Reclamation?

    A profile of Dan Beard, head of Bureau of Reclamation, shows his role within the Department of the Interior.

  • Changing the law of the river

    Bureau of Reclamation releases draft plan to change the way the Colorado River is managed in Nevada, Arizona and California.

  • Dan Beard resigns

    Dan Beard resigns as director of the Bureau of Reclamation to the disappointment of environmentalists.

  • Floyd Dominy: An encounter with the West's undaunted dam-builder

    An interview with legendary BuRec director Floyd Dominy reveals a man proud of the dams and water supply projects he built throughout the West - especially Glen Canyon Dam and its "most wonderful lake in the world, Lake Powell."

  • Klamath's federal agencies map differentrealities

    Maps reveal that the Bureau of Reclamation and Fish and Wildlife Service have very different views on water use that have long made it difficult for the agencies to work together.

  • Slashing water welfare

    Bureau of Reclamation sets new rules to prevent corporate farms from using subsidized water meant for family farms.

Email Newsletter

The West in your Inbox

Follow Us

Follow us on Facebook! Follow us on Twitter! Follow our RSS feeds!
  1. A graceful gazelle becomes a pest | Inrroducing an African gazelle called the oryx for...
  2. The man behind a New Mexico county's fracking ban | Last year Mora became the first county in the nati...
  3. Plains sense | Ten years after Frank and Deborah Popper first pro...
  4. What's killing the Yukon's salmon? | An ecological mystery in Alaska has scientists and...
  5. Salmon go down the tubes – literally | Washington biologists test pressurized tubes to tr...
HCN Classifieds
Subscriber Alert
 
© 2014 High Country News, all rights reserved. | privacy policy | terms of use | powered by Plone