A federal agency asserts its water rights to the San Pedro river in a case that might eventually lead to limits on growth in Arizona.
Whether converting open ditches into pipelines or fallowing fields, farmers and ranchers in the West are being forced to change the ways they use water as climate-induced drought tightens its grip.
Gary Hart's seventh novel takes us to another front in the water wars, the decades-long dispute over damming southern Colorado’s Animas- La Plata rivers to provide more water for the growing town of Durango.
A proposed rule to protect groundwater from copper mines suffers at the environment department's hands
Agua University trains young people in Los Angeles County to work as water samplers, employing them and also teaching about the importance of clean water.
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