Western Water News

Colorado Legislature Votes to Expand Key Instream Flow Program

Colorado Legislature Votes to Expand Key Instream Flow Program

— Audubon—along with many stakeholders—advocated for the changes that are good for people, rivers, and birds.
UPDATE: Spring is for the Birds...and Birders (Cancellations and other Information)

UPDATE: Spring is for the Birds...and Birders (Cancellations and other Information)

— Celebrate migration and great basin birds at a festival this spring.
Audubon Calls for More Resources and Attention (not Less) for Western Yellow-billed Cuckoo

Audubon Calls for More Resources and Attention (not Less) for Western Yellow-billed Cuckoo

— U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposes 9% decrease in designated critical habitat.
UPDATE: Increasing Flexibility to Manage Utah’s Water for People and Birds

UPDATE: Increasing Flexibility to Manage Utah’s Water for People and Birds

— Policy priorities for the 2020 Utah legislative session.
Arizona Legislators, Western Rivers Action Network Discuss Water Security

Arizona Legislators, Western Rivers Action Network Discuss Water Security

— After helping pass landmark legislation last year, Audubon and its partners focus on prioritizing water and birds at annual advocacy day.
Five Audubon Chapters Awarded with Western Water Grants

Five Audubon Chapters Awarded with Western Water Grants

— These projects will help us advance water conservation work throughout the West.
UPDATE: New Federal Rule Reduces Protections for Water in the West, Harming People and Birds

UPDATE: New Federal Rule Reduces Protections for Water in the West, Harming People and Birds

— The Trump Administration’s revised Waters of the United States rule shrinks the number of waterways protected under the Clean Water Act.
Prioritizing Water Security for Arizona’s Birds and People

Prioritizing Water Security for Arizona’s Birds and People

— A policy preview of the 2020 legislative session.
Building a Positive Water Future: Western Water Highlights in 2019

Building a Positive Water Future: Western Water Highlights in 2019

— By protecting water resources, Audubon worked to protect people and birds in the arid West.
Why Groundwater Matters for Arizona’s People and Birds

Why Groundwater Matters for Arizona’s People and Birds

— We need to ensure its continued protection.