colorado river basin

Apr 9, 2015

When discussing Arizona’s economic future, add water

If you want to glimpse the future of a city or state, all you need to do is look at how it’s managing its water supply.

Dec 10, 2014

Drought to dominate Colorado River states meeting in Vegas

Amid worries that crucial multi-state water agreements are beginning to erode due to ongoing drought, representatives of seven Colorado River basin states are meeting in Las Vegas this week.

Sen. Jeff Flake, R-Ariz., a member of the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water and Power, questioned witnesses about how best to conserve water and protect the Colorado River. (Cronkite News Service photo by Emilie Eaton)
Jul 18, 2013

Official cites Arizona’s water management as model for Colorado River

The director of the Arizona Municipal Water Users Association told a Senate subcommittee Tuesday that there is no “silver bullet” to the problem of rising demand for water from the Colorado River.