Rivers & Lakes
From the Animas to Washington wildfire, here are the stories that our readers spent most time on in 2015.
In today’s ‘new normal,’ there is simply not enough water to maintain both Lake Powell and Lake Mead.
Its defenders won a long fight over water with Los Angeles. Now, drought is raising new questions about its future.
A drought plan in one of the West’s most forward-thinking watersheds reconciles salmon and agriculture.
The obscure Paradox Valley Unit keeps the Colorado River’s salinity levels in check for farmers, but causes quakes upstream.