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Associated Press
May 26, 2020 - 5:13 am
The Southern Nevada Water Authority has backed out of a pipeline project designed to pump billions of gallons of water from eastern Nevada to Las Vegas.
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Associated Press
April 20, 2020 - 7:26 am
Las Vegas water officials said Friday they’re giving up a decades-long plan to pump and pipe groundwater from rural northeast Nevada to suburbs and tourist resorts in the state’s largest metropolitan area.
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Associated Press
November 07, 2019 - 9:13 am
Conservationists are raising concerns about an expansion plan at a southern Nevada ski resort they say overlaps with habitat for an endangered butterfly.
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Associated Press
November 04, 2019 - 6:43 am
Clark County officials have proposed a public lands bill aiming to create new conservation areas and allow for more development, but critics in Nevada and Utah say its language could allow the construction of a proposed water pipeline.
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February 04, 2019 - 1:30 pm
CARSON CITY, NV (KXNT) - Conservation groups are hopeful that lawmakers or the governor will create a new state-funded Office of Outdoor Recreation to promote and protect the state's wild spaces. The legislative session began Monday and conservation groups are asking lawmakers to create a state-...
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February 01, 2019 - 1:22 pm
CARSON CITY, NV (KXNT) - The annual "Conservation in the West" poll is out from Colorado College. It shows that voters in Nevada and seven other western states place a high priority on protecting the environment, and disagree with the administration's emphasis on mining and fossil fuels. Almost two...
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