For a long time, the West used water as if the supply were
endless, but nowadays environmentalists are finding that too much
efficiency causes problems of its own, especially in fragile
ecosystems like the Colorado River Delta.
by John Mecklin,
Feb 05, 2007
Contributing editor Matt Jenkins talks about California's Westlands Water District and the complicated water politics of the West.
by Marty Durlin,
Jan 13, 2010
In this issue of High Country News, Matt Jenkins dives
into the murky world of L.A.’s water system
by Jonathan Thompson,
Nov 12, 2007
HCN Holiday Open House; People’s
Choice Awards for HCN stories; thanks to Mark
Lellouch and Alison Davis; visitors
by Greg Hanscom and Jodi Peterson,
Nov 28, 2005
HCN seeks new editor as Greg Hanscom
announces plans to leave; HCN goes to diversity
by Greg Hanscom,
Jun 12, 2006
High Country News reporter Matt Jenkins gets his boots muddy writing about California's crazy water politics in the Bay Delta.
by Ray Ring,
Dec 19, 2010
If marijuana becomes fully legal and taxable, it won't be the first time authorities have learned that it's easier - and more profitable - to manage vice than to try to eliminate it.
by Sarah Gilman,
Aug 07, 2011
High Country News Contributing Editor Matt Jenkins gets grant; Betsy Marston helps obtain grant for Delta County schools; Ana Maria Spagna's new book about community; clarifications.
by Jodi Peterson,
Mar 06, 2011
Matt Jenkins wants to help save the world – and its
ski slopes – one compact fluorescent light at a
by Matt Jenkins,
Dec 31, 2007
It’s high time Arizona realized it’s a desert,
and has to share the Colorado River with six other dry Western
by Greg Hanscom,
Mar 21, 2005