2017

  • Position #416 – outlining actions federal agencies should take to expedite general stream adjudications (October 20, 2017)
  • Position #415 – supporting the Dividing the Waters program for judges (October 20, 2017)
  • Position #414 – asserting state primacy on protecting groundwater quality (October 20, 2017)
  • Position #413 – supporting prompt reauthorization of the Farm Bill in 2018 (October 20, 2017)
  • Position #412 – supporting Indian water rights settlements (October 20, 2017)
  • Position #411 – emphasizes state primacy over water resources and request that federal agencies establish and implement appropriate procedures and processes for substantively consulting with the states (June 29, 2017)
  • Position #410 – requests Congress and the Administration acknowledge state authority over “waters of the state,” and provide clear and recognizable limits to Clean Water Act (CWA) jurisdiction (June 29, 2017)
  • Position #409 – requests Congress maintain federal authorization and financial support for the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) State Water Resources Research Institutes program (June 29, 2017)
  • Position #408 – requests Congress fully appropriate receipts accruing to the Reclamation Fund for their intended purpose (June 29, 2017)
  • Position #407 – supports federal research and the development of updated hydroclimate guidance for floods and droughts (June 29, 2017)
  • Position #406 – opposes any federal legislation intended to preempt state water law (June 29, 2017)
  • Position #405 – regarding the rural water and wastewater project/infrastructure needs and U.S. Department of Agriculture programs (April 14, 2017)
  • Position #404 – regarding the clean and drinking water state revolving funds and state and tribal assistance grants (April 14, 2017)
  • Position #403 – regarding the National Levee Safety Act of 2007, levees and canal structures (April 14, 2017)
  • Position #402 – regarding the transfer of federal water and power projects and related facilities (April 14, 2017)
  • Position #401 – regarding the Reclamation Safety of Dams Act of 1978 (April 14, 2017)
  • Position #400 – regarding the Bureau of Reclamation’s maintenance, repair and rehabilitation needs (April 14, 2017)
  • Position #399 – urging Congress to support subseasonal to seasonal weather research, forecasting, and innovation (April 14, 2017)

2016

  • Position #398 – supporting legislation requiring the federal government to pay state filing fees in state general stream adjudications. (September 30, 2016)
  • Position #397 – expressing support for implementation of the SECURE Water Act. (September 30, 2016)
  • Position #396 – urges the Administration and NASA to enhance focus on research for water resources applications and promote long term engagement with the WSWC. (September 30, 2016)
  • Position #395 – urging the Administration and the Congress to support water research and development programs at the Department of Energy National Laboratories. (July 15, 2016)
  • Position #394 – opposes the removal of “fish and wildlife” as an authorized purpose for which the Corps can manage the Missouri River Mainstem Reservoir System  (July 15, 2016)
  • Position #393 – states that the WSWC “…opposes any and all efforts that would diminish the primary and exclusive authority of states over the allocation of water resources used in hydraulic fracturing.” (July 15, 2016)
  • Position #392 – supports federal efforts to prepare for and respond to extreme weather events, including an expanded and enhanced west-wide extreme precipitation monitoring system.  (July 15, 2016)
  • Position #391 – supports renewable hydropower development (March 22, 2016)
  • Position #390 – supporting rural water infrastructure needs and projects (March 22, 2016)
  • Position #389 – urging the Administration and the Congress to prioritize federal programs that translate science on climate and weather extremes to water resources management actions (March 22, 2016)

2015

  • Position #388– Regarding States’ Water Rights and Natural Flows (October 9, 2015)
  • Position #387 – Regarding Bureau of Reclamation Drought Response Program (October 9, 2015)
  • Position #386 – Regarding Drought Preparedness, Prediction and Early Warning Programs (October 9, 2015)
  • Position #385 – Regarding Federal Water and Climate Data Collection and Analysis Programs (October 9, 2015)
  • Position #384 – WSWC Vision on Water (October 9, 2015
  • Position #383 – WSWC Vision on Water (July 10, 2015)
  • Position #382 – regarding water transfers and National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) discharge permits (July 10, 2015)
  • Position #381 – Rural Water Supply Project-Infrastrcture Needs (July 10. 2015)
  • Position #380 – on State Primacy over Groundwater (April 17, 2015)
  • Position #379 – Supporting Federal Climate Adaptation Research (April 17, 2015)
  • Position #378 – Regarding Integrating Water and Energy Policy and Planning (April 17, 2015)