Apr. 09, 2014
SNWA to layoff 101 employees
KLAS-TV reports: "More than 100 employees will be laid off at the Southern Nevada Water Authority and the Las Vegas Valley Water District, SNWA officials confirmed."... More
Apr. 07, 2014
AZ Republic: Climate Change Threatens AZ Water Supply, UN Report Says
Climate change is resulting in decreased snowpack in the Southwest, meaning water supply from the Colorado River will dwindle, according to a new report issued by the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.... More
Mar. 30, 2014
The Thirsty West: What Happens in Vegas Doesnít Stay in Vegas
Itís no secret that the West is running out of water.
Perhaps the best evidence of this problem lies in stark juxtaposition across a stretch of desert surrounding Las Vegas.... More
Mar. 18, 2014
Near-record snowpack in parts of Colorado River Basin (Summit County Citizen Voice)
Summit County remained a target for above average precipitation in February, with both official weather stations reporting surplus snowfall for the month. The Upper Blue in particular benefited from the storm track, with the snowpack now approaching record levels.
To date, the snowpack in the... More
Mar. 16, 2014
The latest "Water Gab" in your mailbox - or here on the web
Water Gab is a periodic newsletter of Great Basin Water Network to keep in touch with friends and neighbors about whatís happening with the water grab fight.
Great Basin Water Network would like to thank our supporters for their generous response to our holiday fundraising letter.
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Mar. 16, 2014
Snake Valley Festival Set for June 20-22, 2014
Beer Tasting, Trotta/Ronstadt Concert in Ely Added to Busy Line Up
The Snake Valley Festival 2014, June 20-22, will bring together Snake Valley residents and visitors for a weekend of family fun and frolic. Events include: beer tasting, ice cream social, parade, kidsí games, booths and good fo... More
Feb. 12, 2014
NEWS RELEASE: VEGAS PIPELINE FOES SUE FEDS
A broad coalition of citizensí groups, Native American Tribes and rural governmental entities filed suit today in the United States District Court in Las Vegas seeking to overturn the United States Department of Interiorís decision to approve the Southern Nevada Water Authorityís Groundwater De... More