Tag:Colorado River Basin

Native American Leaders Want to See Protection of Their Senior Water Rights

Native American leaders at the Getches-Wilkinson Center Conference on the Colorado River expressed a desire to be a part of the 2026 negotiation process, but also want to ensure that their senior water rights are respected.

Bennet, Neguse urge EPA review of terminal expansions for Colorado-bound oil trains

Two Colorado Democrats on Tuesday called on the Environmental Protection Agency to “carefully examine” the proposed expansions of three rail terminals in eastern Utah that could dramatically increase hazardous oil-train traffic through the Colorado River Basin and the Denver metro area.

Distance Remains on Colorado River Basin Water Sharing Deal

Representatives from the Colorado River Basin states agreed cuts were needed, but not on how they should be done.

U.S. Supreme Court Agrees to Hear Case Over Navajo Nation Water Rights

The U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear appeals on water rights of the Navajo Nation in a case revolving around water law and tribal law.