Department of the Interior

Hoover Dam at Lake Mead. Courtesy of the U.S. Bureau Of Reclamation.

$179 Million for Innovative Water Reuse & Drought Resilience Projects from Investing in America Agenda

Large-scale water recycling projects will lead to more than 182,000 acre-feet of additional water supply, increasing resilience and water security across the West LOS ANGELES, California — The Department of the Interior today announced a $179 million investment through President Biden’s Investing in America agenda for innovative water reuse projects … [continued]

This map depicts where there is a greater than 50% chance of drought persistence, development, or improvement based on short- and long-range statistical and dynamical forecasts during March 16 through June 30, 2023. (Image credit: NOAA)

Biden-Harris Administration Delivers $147 Million from Investing in America Agenda for Drought Resiliency & Water…

DURANGO, Colorado — The Department of the Interior today announced a $147.6 million investment from President Biden’s Investing in America agenda to help communities prepare and respond to water reliability challenges due to drought and other water scarcity concerns. The funding will support 42 projects in ten states. “As communities across … [continued]