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.
Ten smaller reservoirs eyed for decade-long construction push
The culmination of 40-year water adjudication case sets the legal framework for an uncertain water future.
Gov Mead seeks input on Wyoming water strategy…
— November 2, 2013
(Press release) Gov. Matt Mead is seeking opinions from interested individuals and groups across the state on how Wyoming can better manage, develop, protect, conserve and restore its
Flaming Gorge Reservoir has capacity to hold 3.5 million acre-feet altogether. That’s a big bucket, exceeded in the Colorado River Basin by only two others: Lake Mead, near Las Vegas, and that giant sandstone bowl of splish-splash in Utah called