the republic logo
follow in feedlyrss feed
Stories with place: Colorado River
  • new storyScholars urge more research on future of Colorado River 
    Updated: Oct-13-15 12:33 pm

    SALT LAKE CITY - A coalition of scholars across the West is urging the federal government to partner with the National Academy of Sciences to study the future of the Colorado River, including if climate change is leading to reduced stream flow.

  • Big needs in arid Nevada for drinking water supply projects 
    Updated: Sep-27-15 12:39 pm

    LAS VEGAS - A milestone pipeline project to keep drawing water from a shrinking Lake Mead is just one of many efforts on a long list of projects aimed at keeping plentiful and cheap tap water flowing in the nation's most arid state.