At a time when Western water projects typically begin diversions, allowing delivery canals to charge and bringing essential water supplies to the headgates of thousands of farmers and ranchers, crushing drought conditions are leaving millions of acres of productive farm and ranch land without water this spring.
Western water users are scrambling, looking for creative ways to stretch scant water supplies.
CLICK HERE to read the May 2021 Family Farm Alliance “Monthly Briefing” and learn more about the 2021 Western drought and these other issues important to Western water users:
- President Biden Addresses Congress as Infrastructure Talks Continue
- Alliance Weighs in on National and Global Climate, Forest Strategies
- Biden Administration Fills Out Leadership Team
- Forest and Watershed Bill Introduced in Senate