Even though California’s governor has called for mandatory water restrictions, policies in the Vegas Valley are not expected to change.
The effects of climate change are far-reaching, affecting not only weather, but more critical parts of human life such as food.
Many parts of the U.S. have already broken records for snowfall and below zero temperatures while other parts have seen unseasonably warm temperatures.
Scientists warn there is an 85 percent chance a drought lasting 35 years or more will plague the Southwest before the end of this century.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Water experts from 11 Western states, several hydrology engineers and federal officials are talking about drought during a two-day workshop in Las Vegas organized by the Western Governors’ Association. The meetings Monday and […]
Southern Nevada faces an 80 percent risk of a 10-year-long dry spell, warn researchers.
Drought in the southwestern U.S. will deplete the vast Lake Mead this week to levels not seen since Hoover Dam was completed and the reservoir on the Colorado River was filled in the 1930s, federal water managers said Tuesday.
Las Vegas is in the midst of one of its longest dry spells ever.
Farmers, residents will be dealing with droughts and heatwaves which will increase risk of wildfires throughout the region.
Federal officials have declared nine Nevada counties as primary natural disaster areas because of a drought.