Salt Lake City (June 21, 2019) – The State of Utah and its partners have been dealing with quagga mussels for more than a decade and have plans in place to keep mussels from becoming an issue for the Lake Powell Pipeline (LPP).
The Colorado River is a reliable source of water for Utah, says the Utah Division of Water Resources
Salt Lake City (February 27, 2019) – Falling storage levels at both lakes Powell and Mead have highlighted the potential effects of climate change on the Colorado River, causing some to question its future viability as a reliable water supply source for the state of Utah.
Utah Division of Water Resources posts 2016 and 2017 water-use numbers on Utah’s Open Water Data site
Salt Lake City (January 17, 2019) – The Utah Division of Water Resources (DWRe) published the states’ 2016 and 2017 water use numbers to the Utah’s Open Water Data portal, a public tool designed to increase accessibility and transparency of water use in Utah. The portal can be accessed at https://Water.Utah.Gov/OpenData
Salt Lake City (December 4, 2018) – Utah Division of Water Resources (DWRe) and UTA are partnering to jointly acquire property in Box Elder County adjacent to Union Pacific’s existing rail corridor.