U.S. Household Water Use Continues to Decline

Federal report tracks conservation pattern that began two decades ago.

Saving Water Lowered Rates in Two Arizona Cities

Breakthrough research makes financial case for municipal water…

Infographic: Indoor Water Use in the United States, 1999 and 2016

Better technology is helping U.S. households conserve water. It…

Study: Efficient Fixtures Cut U.S. Indoor Water Use

America’s households are using less water. By Brett…

Slowly, With Earth Pushing Hard, A Confederacy Of Concern Develops

Circle of Blue Senior Editor Keith Schneider discusses how new energy-efficient, water-conserving, land-protecting operating principles are slowly becoming priorities around the world.

Los Angeles Looks to Stormwater to Secure Water Sustainability

Second largest U.S. city confronts new era of water scarcity with innovations on a new scale.

California Drought Signals Fundamental Shift to New Water Conditions

Climate change models have long predicted a drying West. In California, the future has arrived.

Sites Reservoir in Northern California Is 20th-Century Idea Trying to Fit the 21st

New surface water storage project would be largest in California since 1979.

California Court, Despite Drought, Questions Popular Water Pricing Tool

Increasing block rates garner closer attention. Photo ©…

Colorado River Basin Conservation Agreements Take Shape

States look to delay mandatory water restrictions and preserve…

Infographic: California Urban Water Conservation Standards

Cities must cut water use by 25 percent in 2015. On May 5,…

Gila River Diversion in New Mexico Pits New West vs Old

Debate demonstrates the power of water in the drying American West.