Approximately 1 billion gallons of water will be saved through new conservation projects on Wolfe Ranch in Wallowa County.
On the Central Coast, a flood advisory was issued for parts of San Luis Obispo County as rain fell at rates between a quarter-inch and a half-inch per hour.
The settlement resolves a 2016 lawsuit by the nonprofit Columbia Riverkeeper, which alleged the fede
The California Department of Water Resources announced that State Water Project contractors will get at least 60 percent of normal supplies, an increase from a 45 percent allocation a month ago.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released a final plan Tuesday for operating 62 hatchery programs in the Columbia River Basin while protecting threatened and endangered fish.
The plan calls for reducing hatchery production in...
Washingon Senate committee warned: Responding to state Supreme Court rulngs will get you in hot water
Portland will shake off the snow that paralyzed the city, but a different kind of trouble is headed toward the region.
California officials say they’ve made significant progress in the past year in implementing Gov. Jerry Brown’s Water Action Plan, which he introduced in 2014 to guide water efficiency efforts.
This time last year, 97 percent of the state was in drought.
The two “atmospheric river” storms that deluged California this week have boosted snowpack and reservoirs but slowed citrus harvests and caused little reported crop damage.
Kevin Lewis of Idaho Rivers United says suspending the infrastructure work is needed to ensure a level playing field while agencies consider potential removal.
The hatchery’s permit expired in 1979 and it did not have a new permit.
The groups are challenging IDWR Director Gary Spackman’s recent order creating the state’s largest groundwater management area.
Irrigators in Idaho are fighting an effort by the State of Oregon to reintroduce endangered steelhead trout and chinook salmon to the Snake River above Hells Canyon.