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USDA, Department of the Interior to Announce Major Investment for Water Management, Efficiency Across the West

June 22, 2016 - in Corporate, Water

WASHINGTON—Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner Estevan López will announce a multi-million dollar federal investment in order to better conserve water resources in 13 Western states, including the Colorado River Basin…

Reservoir Evaporation a Big Challenge for Water Managers in West

December 30, 2015 - in Analysis, Corporate, Water

Water managers in Colorado and the West scrambling to meet the growing demand for increasingly scarce water supplies caused by large populations far from…

Megafloods in the West: Preparing for Forgotten Catastrophe

January 21, 2013 - in Emergency

Geologic evidence shows that truly massive floods, caused by rainfall alone, have occurred in California every 100 to 200 years. Such floods are likely…