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Peter Gleick: Whose Water Is It? Water Rights in the Age of Scarcity

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riversbranch Who "owns" what water? Or, if water belongs to the public, who has the right to use it?

World's Largest Rivers Are Losing Water, New Study Says

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One-third of the 925 rivers analyzed from 1948 to 2004 have showed “significant changes” in water levels.

Rocky Mountain Oil Range: Is Water for Shale?

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The West harbors beneath its jagged peaks three times more…

Can Colorado Bureaucrats Reincarnate their River?

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While accepting a conservation award for his work in natural…

Colorado River Compact, impact: McCain comment garners criticism upstream

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When presidential hopeful John McCain expressed his opinion that…

Colorado Supreme Court: Water laws must be transparent

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ALAMOSA, Colorado - A significantly water-stressed state, Colorado…

Proposed rule will prevent wells from illegally draining Colorado River

Owners of wells in Arizona, California, and Nevada drain an estimated…

Dam Experiment Gives Life to River

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SALT LAKE CITY -- For a few days Grand Canyon National Park's…

A "Grand" Flush for Colorado River

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PAGE, AZ -- Four arcs of water unleashed from a dam coursed through…

The Perfect Drought - Water Disaster in the American West?

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Is the American West facing a water disaster? Reporter Jon Gertner…