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Biologists scour Colorado River to help endangered species survive

Wildlife officials use electrified rafts to momentarily stun fish and pull them out of the water. Razorback suckers...

‘Somebody’s going to have to use less’: Colorado River managers grapple with drought

The Colorado River provides water to 40 million people. PAGE – Years into a record-breaking drought across the...

Arizona county vaccinates residents after sewage spill from Mexico reaches residential areas

State and federal officials from Arizona and Mexico will have to cooperate to find a permanent solution to the...

Central Arizona farmers face tough choices planning for water cuts

Water shortages as soon as 2020 would mean drastic cutsPHOENIX – Farmers between Phoenix and Tucson, in Pinal County,...

Coloradans increasingly identify as ‘conservationist,’ but will that drive them to the polls?

A bipartisan survey shows a 10 percent jump to 75 percent of Republicans, Democrats and Independents who identify...

Treatment plant battles leaking sewage pipe, heavy metals that kill key microbes

A 70-year-old pipe that brings wastewater from Mexico to the U.S. is causing concerns for health and the environment....