Five water storage projects underway in Wyoming would capture or use 115,000 acre-feet from an already strained basin. Wyoming is bent on accomplishing its goals.
As city seeks to bring two water wells on line, those affected near municipal wellfield still lack relief from their own water problems.
“Water is emotional,” says Trout Unlimited staffer Hillary Walrath, so never forget that in Wyoming, river work is people work.
Legislators hoping to build a Wyoming energy complex could more easily divert Green River water under a bill U.S. Sen. John Barrasso advanced last week.
Angus Thuermer discusses water development, a state land lease proposal, and a study on Wyoming taking over management of federal lands