Scientists knew California’s drought was bad, but newly published research indicates that the drought, now in its fourth year, led to the lowest snow pack in five centuries.
Cantua Creek and El Porvenir residents usually drive out of town and spend up to $100 monthly to purchase bottled drinking water.
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock spoke about the state’s budding wind energy development at a recent conference in Bozeman.
Arizona’s rural leaders seeking to improve their local economies might have a strong role model in the Verde River, which overcame pollution and now serves as a recreation hub in the central part of the state.
Interior Secretary Sally Jewell, with President Obama’s approval, signed a “secretarial order” to officially change the name of the tallest mountain in North America from McKinley to Denali.