Water

All (climate) politics is local
All (climate) politics is local
During a dry spring, Democratic Sen. Michael Bennet visits rural Colorado to talk economics and agriculture.
When boyhood friendships were forged outdoors
When boyhood friendships were forged outdoors
After his friend’s passing, a writer reflects on a life spent chasing fish and toads.
Scuba flies
Scuba flies
In California’s Mono Lake — whose alkaline waters are deadly to most insects — these diving flies don’t just survive; they thrive.
Explorer's notebook: Craig Childs on the Lower San Juan
Explorer's notebook: Craig Childs on the Lower San Juan
Craig Childs narrates his paddle down the Lower San Juan, with photos and video he took on the trip.
Muddy Waters: Silt and the Slow Demise of Glen Canyon Dam
Muddy Waters: Silt and the Slow Demise of Glen Canyon Dam
A float down the Lower San Juan teaches surprising lessons about dams, water and silt in the West.
Photographer Sharon Stewart on the acequia tradition
Photographer Sharon Stewart on the acequia tradition
The photographer discusses landscape photography and her immersion in a tiny New Mexican town.
Peter McBride on photographing the contentious Colorado River
Peter McBride on photographing the contentious Colorado River
National Geographic photographer Peter McBride shows images from his new book and discusses what he learned while working on it.
The Visual West - Image 10
The water -- and the soil -- of the West are starting to flow
California crab-boat captain powers through tsunami to safety
California crab-boat captain powers through tsunami to safety
A Crescent City, Calif. crab boat captain maneuvers his way through a tsunami-whorled sea in order to save his fishing boat.
Learning from a book on California's ag-emperor Boswell
A review King of California
In Navajoland, a contentious water deal divides the tribe
In Navajoland, a contentious water deal divides the tribe
The Navajos are on the brink of getting water they've long been entitled to, but not everybody on the reservation is pleased.
U.N. human rights expert visits California tribe
Visitor examines tribal access to clean water
Crow Tribe to vote on water compact
Federal settlement could fund reservation infrastructure improvements.
The Visual West - Image 6
She's Breaking Up
Quenching Colorado's thirst
Watching snowpack levels -- and hoping
Washington runoff causes stormwater stomachaches
Polluted runoff can make you sick sick sick.
Artificial Flooding May Help Grand Canyon
Mimicking historic floods could help rebuild an ecosystem harmed by the dam
Water use: something we Arizonans can control
Desert-dwellers should take the opportunity to save water
In Western water law, "first come, first serve" has limits
Montana and Wyoming face off over water compact in the Supreme Court
La Nina vs. Western Snowmaggedon
In the battle of weather wills, wintryness seems to be winning in the lower half of the region
Klamath River clean-up takes a step forward
Clean-up plan’s effectiveness hinges on how it is implemented.
Climb me a river
Climb me a river
A state water trust is close to restoring a small portion of river -- bringing back its water and a senior water right to boot.
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