Former officials at the Panoche Water District in central California misused more than $100,000 in public funds.
The U.S. Department of Interior ruled in 2016 that the river was part of its reservation.
Three Republican U.S. House members from Washington state are criticizing Sen. Patty Murray, D-Wash., for opposing their legislation that would prevent the breaching of four dams on the Snake River to protect endangered salmon runs
Up to $250,000 in federal Conservation Innovation Grants is available in Oregon for eligible landown
In higher scenarios of sea level rise that range anywhere from 2 to 6 feet, big changes are in store.
This year’s recharge efforts are expected to put 370,000 acre-feet into the aquifer, surpassing last year’s record of 317,000 acre-feet.
Farmer Bill Case of Linn County, Ore., says the Corps of Engineers and the Oregon Department of State Lands told him the work was OK.
Plan is part of an effort to make water conservation a way of life, with climate change expected to lead to longer, more severe droughts.
Montana has spent more than $5 million on the case since it sued Wyoming in 2007 over allegations it had been shorted on water.
Groundwater pumpers have until April 1 to have an approved flow meter installed on their wells. Dairies were required to comply by Jan. 1. Those qualifying for a variance must have an approved variance on record.
U.S. drought monitors last week declared that nearly half the state, all of it in Southern California, is now back in drought.
A bill that would further codify in state law a landmark Idaho Supreme Court decision on who owns stock watering rights on federally administered land has been sent to the House floor with a “do-pass” recommendation.
The goal of the prize competition is eradicate mussels in large water bodies. The deadline for ideas is Feb. 28.
The sorry state of the snowpack in the Sierra has forced a ban on snowmobiling until further notice at a popular recreation area near the California-Nevada line