The result of a mix of La Nina and other climate cycles, the U.S. experienced a colder and drier than average January.
Climate research offers little reason to believe that the snowy start to the year in the Colorado Basin is a harbinger of wetter times to come.
With drought, increasing water consumption, and climate change, the Colorado River Basin Ã¢Â€Â” lifeblood of the Southwest Ã¢Â€Â” appears headed for a day of reckoning.
With drought, increasing water consumption, and climate change, the Colorado River Basin appears headed for a day of reckoning.
Armed with modern data, a team of scientists has revisited the Cadillac Desert and found the Southwest's water woes are as bad as ever.
Glen MacDonald, of UCLA, talks about the threat of drought in the Southwest and what it means for water supply.
NASA scientist Michael Watkins explains how satellites are used to monitor our changing global groundwater supplies.