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Western Drought

Attack Of The Tumbleweeds!

AP | P. SOLOMON BANDA | Posted 06.08.2014 | Green

ORDWAY, Colo. (AP) — Mini-storms of tumbleweed have invaded the drought-stricken prairie of southern Colorado, blocking rural roads and irrigation c...

California's Drought Is So Bad, You Can See It From Space

Robin Wilkey | Posted 02.18.2014 | Green

Though California has seen some rain this month, the desperately needed precipitation is sadly just a drop in the bucket of the state's year-long drou...

West Coast Drought Has Bears Ditching Hibernation

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

UPDATE: According to the California Department of Fish and Wildlife, there is insufficient evidence to support the claim that the warmer weather is ca...

Robin Wilkey

California Governor Declares Drought Emergency

HuffingtonPost.com | Robin Wilkey | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

SAN FRANCISCO -- California Gov. Jerry Brown spoke to reporters on Friday morning to declare a drought emergency for the state, which had its driest y...

Drought Leads To Disaster Declarations In 11 States

AP | MICHELLE RINDELS | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Federal officials have designated portions of 11 drought-ridden western and central states as primary natural disaster areas, highl...