Foresight and voter approval set the stage for water security in Wyoming

Foresight and voter approval set the stage for water security in Wyoming

Laramie residents approved the city’s purchase of the Monolith Ranch for the water rights in 1981. In addition to being a major water source for the city, the ranch continues to run cattle, provides hunting opportunities and a place for the University of Wyoming to conduct research. by Darren Parkin in the February/March 2016 issue

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Communicating Climate Change in the Southwest

Communicating Climate Change in the Southwest

More frequent and intense climate events result in increased demand on emergency response systems, greater financial impacts, and greater public health impacts. The challenge is to effectively communicate the ever-increasing demands these events place on our communities and get individuals, communities, and government to prepare. by Katherine Mortimer in the February/March 2016 issue

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