I complained that the new Bureau of Reclamation plan for the Colorado River hinted the remote possibility of bringing water in from the Missouri River, which is insane. Others are looking at the plan, too. Here are some links.
Major Federal Study Sets Foundation for Colorado River Basin’s Future (Walton, B., Circle of Blue, Dec. 14, 2012)
The Water Gap: Interior Department Warns Of Water Shortages In The Colorado River Basin Due To Climate Change (Valentine, K., Think Progress, Dec. 17, 2012)
Las Vegas' New Waterboarding Game: Pipe Dreams and Other Fantasies! (Campana, M. E., WaterWired, Jan. 2, 2013)
Back in December, we posted about the low levels in the Mississippi River and how it threatens barge traffic. Here are some links to more articles about this issue.
As Water Level Falls, Concerns About Mississippi River's Barge Traffic Rise(Memmot, M., NPR, The Two-Way, Dec. 28, 2012)