Water reservations in Oregon's Hood River basin, which allow for new water rights development, have been renewed for 20 years.
Officials from the California Water Resources Control Board held a workshop and "information fair" t
Most farmers in the Treasure Valley region of southwestern Idaho will end up with a normal water sup
Washington Farm Bureau blasts federal and state Puget Sound plan for curtly dismissing value of agri
The groups on Monday sent a 60-day notice of their intent to sue the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for what the groups say are violations of the Clean Water Act.
The Shoshone-Bannock Tribes in Eastern Idaho are planning measures to improve water quality, some of which could affect farmers who lease their land.
Massachusetts is currently experiencing a sustained drought, with conditions in parts of Middlesex County designated as “extreme,” according to the U.S. Drought Monitor.
Pacific Northwest lawmakers again urge the State Department to get moving on negotiating a new Columbia River Treaty with Canada.
Supporters say the tunnels would benefit the environment and offer Californians a more secure water supply. Opponents say they fear the state will use the tunnels to divert too much water from the Sacramento River and San Francisco Bay.
Water managers are growing concerned after starting the irrigation season with a strong water outlook for Idaho's Eastern Snake Plain.
Legal actions by two tribes over flows in the Klamath River lend a sense of urgency to plans to remove four dams from the river, even as political opposition to their removal remains vocal.
There could be 100,000 to 150,000 acre-feet of storage water left in the Owyhee Reservoir when this season ends, which would give growers a buffer heading into next season that they haven't enjoyed in awhile.
Despite a few heat spikes, moderate temperatures have keep Washington’s water supply in good shape. Some individual water rights are curtailed but irrigation districts are doing well.
The Idaho Department of Water Resources is considering the establishment of a groundwater management area, which could force additional irrigators in the Eastern Snake Plain Aquifer or its tributaries to take actions to stabilize the groundwater.