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CBS 5: Could AZ be facing water shortages?
CBS 5: Could AZ be facing water shortages?Posted: f/05/2015

AMWUA's Assistant Director explains cities won't be immediately affected & Colorado River water is only part of our supplies.




KAET Horizon: Arizona Water Supplies
KAET Horizon: Arizona Water SuppliesPosted: f/30/2015

ADWR Director Tom Buschatzke and CAP GM David Modeer discuss the status of the state's water supplies.




Rural Arizona Community Reckons With Loss Of Groundwater
Rural Arizona Community Reckons With Loss Of GroundwaterPosted: f/30/2015

After years of drought, refusal to regulate groundwater in rural Arizona is taking on toll on Willcox.



AMWUA BLOG
AMWUA blog

Kathleen Ferris
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Growth And Conservation: Where Do You Draw The Line?
Posted on 05/04/2015
Kathleen Ferris During the last few decades, cities in the Phoenix Metropolitan area became bustling economic centers providing jobs and homes for millions of new residents. Development spread across what had been farmland, orchards, and virgin desert. Despite enthusiastic development, city officials worked to preserve open spaces, distinctive desert trees and plants, and water supplies. […]
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RECENT POSTS
Recent Blog posts
Cities And Gila River Indian Community Swap Water
Posted on 04/27/2015
The cities of Mesa and Chandler provide the Gila River Indian Community with reclaimed water to irrigate its growing farm industry. In exchange, the Gila River community gives Mesa and Chandler a portion of its Colorado River water that the cities can use for their customers? drinking water. This smart and mutually […]
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Leadership: Water Brings Phoenix And Tucson Together
Posted on 04/20/2015
City water managers always think ahead. That’s why the Phoenix Metropolitan area has weathered a 15-year drought and is prepared for possible water shortages in the future. This habit of thinking ahead has prompted the creation of an unlikely collaboration. It is called the Phoenix-Tucson Water Partnership and eventually would help both […]
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ADVOCACY & POLICY
Kathleen Ferris on the "State-of-the-State" for the Arizona Law Conference Kathleen Ferris on the "State-of-the-State" for the Arizona Law Conference
Nine water issues - will it take a crisis to resolve them?

AMWUA Proposes Changes to Better Manage Stored Water AMWUA Proposes Changes to Better Manage Stored Water
We must ensure that water stored underground is protected for use in the future by those who have made the investment to put it there.

WATER CONSERVATION
Spruce Up Your Irrigation System for Summer Spruce Up Your Irrigation System for Summer
Outdoor water use will be ramping up as summer kicks in. Follow these tips to ensure your system is operating efficiently.

Landscaping in the Desert Landscaping in the Desert
Free classes, step-by-step guides, and money-saving rebates to help you build and maintain a beautiful, water-smart landscape.

Smart Home Water Guide Website Smart Home Water Guide Website
We're making it even easier to find leaks and save money with our new mobile-adapted website!