U.S. Bureau of Reclamation

The Gila River Indian Community has agreed to leave forty thousand acre feet of its Colorado River water in Lake Mead. The goal is to stave off future shortages. KNAU’s Melissa Sevigny reports.

John Burcham / New York Times

The Havasupai Tribe has filed a lawsuit in federal court to prevent further reduction of their groundwater source. 

US And Mexico To Reach Water Agreement

Nov 13, 2012
Courtesy of Redford Center

Five years of sensitive talks over water rights between the United States and Mexico are finally reaching a conclusion. Government leaders plan to sign an agreement at the Morelos Dam in Mexico next week.