Filling the Gap: Meeting Future Urban Water Needs in the Platte Basin, Wyoming

Publications

A report by Western Resource Advocates and Trout Unlimited documents how Wyoming can more than meet the future water needs of the Platte Basin while minimizing impacts to the state’s rivers and streams through smart structural projects as well as conservation, reuse, and agriculture-urban sharing strategies.

Gila River, NM

Projects

A proposed Gila River diversion plan would have irreversible consequences for New Mexico’s last free-flowing river, at a tremendous cost to water ratepayers or taxpayers. Cheaper, faster and proven alternatives exist.

Colorado River Headwaters

Projects

Growing communities can meet their future water needs in ways that protect our rivers, economy, and exceptional quality of life. WRA advocates for water management in the 21st century involving high levels of water conservation, water reuse, and partnering with agriculture.

Keeping Water In Rivers & Lakes Overview

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Keeping Water in Rivers & Lakes is Important to Fish, Wildlife, Communities, and our Economy “We all value our Western rivers and lakes and want to see them protected for future generations. WRA actively supports restoration projects across the Interior West and champions smart water supply solutions to avoid unnecessary and expensive dams and diversions.”... Read more »