• Fort Peck Dam on the Missouri River, Northeastern Montana, U.S.

Corps Withdraws the Water Supply Rule

On March 23, the Corps published its official withdrawal of the 2016 proposed rule on the Use of Corps Reservoir Projects for Domestic, Municipal, and Industrial Water Supply (85 FR 16307).  In January, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works R.D. James directed the Corps to withdraw the Water Supply Rule, saying:  “In coordination

By |April 1st, 2020|Categories: Administrative|


Thomas E. Cahill, 85, a former WSWC member from Wyoming and WSWC staff member passed away on January 24, at the Cheyenne Veterans Affairs Medical Center, a Korean War veteran. He was born in Salt Lake City, and graduated from Brigham Young University. He earned his juris doctorate of law from the University of Chicago. 

By |February 2nd, 2018|Categories: Administrative|

Workshop on Agricultural Weather Station Networks

The Western States Water Council and the California Department of Water Resources are cosponsoring a workshop on agricultural weather station networks, to be held in San Diego on August 25-26, 2016. The workshop will begin Thursday, August 25 at 1:00 pm and conclude Friday, August 26 around 12 noon. Agricultural weather station networks are used

By |July 1st, 2016|Categories: Administrative|

NOAA/WSWC Workshop on Advancing Sub-Seasonal to Seasonal Precipitation Forecasting for Western Water Management

The Western States Water Council, California Department of Water Resources and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) are holding a workshop on April 29, 2016 in College Park, Maryland.  The purpose of the workshop is to address opportunities for and challenges towards advancing NOAA research and modeling to improve predictive capabilities with respect to sub-seasonal

By |March 30th, 2016|Categories: Administrative|