This spring's snowmelt was the eighth-driest on record, but the reservoir system is in good shape, and next winter looks promising.
Interest groups want more action from state and federal officials to counteract forces causing Mead to fall.
Groundwater losses from the Colorado River basin appear massive enough to challenges long-term water supplies.
Read Her Bio
Posted on 07/28/2014
Baby and facial wipes are one of the new problems for cities’ wastewater systems. Just because a product is labeled flushable or disposable doesn’t make it immediately biodegradable. Flushing wipes down a toilet is like flushing small cotton towels. The massive amounts of wipes being flushed every day get hung up on […]
Posted on 07/21/2014
So you sit on your back porch during a good monsoon storm and watch sheets of rain fall off the edge of the roof. Where you see rain, there is a small group of people who see your watershed. These people are Rain Harvesters. Rain Harvesters don’t allow rainwater to pool by […]
Green Infrastructure: Can It Find A Home In The Desert?
Posted on 07/14/2014
Green infrastructure is a vague name for a particular way of designing streets, sidewalks, plazas and parking lots to make better use of rainwater. Green infrastructure redirects more storm runoff into public landscaping instead of pooling on hard surfaces or rushing into underground storm-drain pipes. Its purpose is to help cool urban […]