Feds set urgent deadline on Colorado River drought plan

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Feds set urgent deadline on Colorado River drought plan

Interior Dept. to Arizona and California: ‘We are quickly running out of time.’
Water bosses from Arizona and California said publicly at a water conference in Las Vegas Wednesday that they’re close to striking deals on managing the use of Colorado River water. The Interior Department announced Thursday that it will give them until the end of January before it steps in and forces water cutbacks on them.

Feds set urgent deadline on Colorado River drought plan

Water bosses from Arizona and California said publicly at a water conference in Las Vegas Wednesday that they’re close to striking deals on managing the use of Colorado River water. The Interior Department announced Thursday that it will give them until the end of January before it steps in and forces water cutbacks on them.