Erinanne Saffell, state climatologist, said it is important to note Arizona evaluates short-term and long-term drought, both of which have recently improved.
Kansas crop progress and condition report from the USDA for December 2022.
Wyoming crop progress and condition report from the USDA for December 2022.
December brought above-average snowpack to most of Colorado, but Arkansas Basin snowpack remains low.
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has closed the door on plans to build two hydroelectric dams in Northern Arizona.
Arizona is running dry, and one community north of Scottsdale is facing the harsh reality.
With Montana lawmakers looking at a large budget surplus, a group of hunters, scientists and landowners is asking them to consider creating a trust for land stewardship and restoration.
November 2022 Arkansas River report for Colorado.
To help people better understand the health of the Upper Rio Grande Basin, a first-ever "report card" gave the overall river basin a "C" for its moderate condition, and warned improvements are needed.
After years of dispute and finally reaching an historic agreement over the use of water from the Rio Grande River, the states of Texas, New Mexico and Colorado are requesting a special master, and eventually the U.S. Supreme Court, to approve their settlement terms considering a recent objection raised by the Biden administration.