USA Imposes New Restrictions Amid Colorado River Drought

Los Angeles: After Colorado River Basin states failed to meet a deadline for emergency drought reductions, the US Bureau of Reclamation said it would continue to work with affected states and tribes to reach an agreement. The seven states have been told to develop plans to drastically reduce water use by 2 million to 4 … Read more

Deadline Looms For Western States To Cut Colorado River Use

Salt Lake City: Banks along parts of the Colorado River where water once streamed are now just caked mud and rock as climate change makes the Western US hotter and drier. More than two decades of drought have done little to deter the region from diverting more water than flows through it, depleting key reservoirs … Read more