Lake Mead News

3/27/2020 9:34:00 PM
KTNV Las Vegas
HENDERSON (KTNV) — Henderson police are searching for a homicide suspect from a scene near Lake Mead Parkway and Sunset Road. Officers said a 22-year-old man was found shot and killed with another ...

3/27/2020 2:28:00 PM
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Still, water resources are a long-term concern. Although the Las Vegas Valley has been naturally gifted with underground aquifers and bubbling springs that supplied water to the first railroad ...

3/27/2020 2:30:00 AM
Las Vegas Sun
The U.S. Census reports that each year, over 788,000 people hunt, fish or enjoy wildlife-watching in Nevada, contributing $917 million in wildlife recreation spending to the state economy. But LWCF ...

3/26/2020 11:15:00 PM
Mohave Valley Daily News
BULLHEAD CITY — Lake Mead National Recreation Area had approximately 40,000 visitors last weekend, taking advantage of wide-open waters and all the fresh air this time of year has to offer. However, ...

3/26/2020 9:27:00 PM
Manteca Bulletin
Wednesday, while working on my tackle, I happened to come across a video of the 1971 Bassmasters Classic that was held on Lake Mead. Back then, anglers weighed in 10 fish limits, boats were 16 feet ...

3/25/2020 1:10:00 PM
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Programs and events were canceled, and some physical facilities were closed, but campgrounds remained open with restrictions. At the Lake Mead National Recreation Area, visitors saw a similar ...

3/25/2020 10:26:00 AM
Associated Press
On this date in 1885, Geronimo and 20 of his warriors who had surrendered to Gen. George Crook returned to the warpath after escaping from U.S. troops. On this date ...

3/24/2020 11:13:00 AM
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Despite coronavirus canceling many other planned sporting events, UFC Brasilia went on as scheduled on Mar. 14, though no fans were permitted to attend. Charles Oliveira and Gilbert Burns took home ...

3/22/2020 9:18:00 PM
KVVU Las Vegas on MSN.com
Restrictions for visitors to Lake Mead Recreation Area were announced on Sunday in response to the Declaration of Emergency issued by Gov. Steve Sisolak on Friday. According to a media release from ...

3/22/2020 8:19:00 PM
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Lake Mead National Recreation Area announced more closures to park operations on Sunday in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Starting Monday, all park facilities including restrooms ...

3/22/2020 8:16:00 PM
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Lake Mead National Recreation Area announced more closures to park operations on Sunday in an effort to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Starting Monday, all park facilities including restrooms ...

3/21/2020 9:02:00 PM
Las Vegas Review-Journal
The latest research about the Colorado River is alarming and also predictable: In a warming world, snowmelt has been decreasing while evaporation of reservoirs is increasing. Yet no politician has a ...

3/21/2020 7:49:00 PM
ABC30 Action News
NEWPORT COAST, Calif. -- Imagine rafting down the Colorado River for 25 days, with no contact from the outside world -- only to return and discover that a deadly pandemic has swept the planet while ...

3/21/2020 5:17:00 PM
Austin American-Statesman
With the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases rising in Austin, local and state parks are stepping up measures to protect the public. The Lower Colorado River Authority earlier this week announced that ...

3/21/2020 4:28:00 PM
ABC7 San Francisco
Imagine rafting down the Colorado River for 25 days, with no contact from the outside world -- only to return and discover that a deadly pandemic has swept the planet while you were off the grid. "The ...

3/21/2020 3:49:00 PM
ABC7
Imagine rafting down the Colorado River for 25 days, with no contact from the outside world - only to return and discover that a deadly pandemic has swept the planet while you were off the grid. "The ...

3/20/2020 8:18:00 PM
Arizona Republic on MSN.com
The state of Arizona has 22 tribes and 14 of them have declared states of emergency in response to COVID-19. The Navajo Nation is the only tribe in Arizona to announce they have positive cases of ...

3/20/2020 3:50:00 PM
KTNV Las Vegas
LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Lake Mead National Recreation Area has announced modifications to operations to implement the latest guidance from the White House, Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC), ...

3/20/2020 2:38:00 PM
Las Vegas Review-Journal
The Lake Mead National Recreation Area announced Friday that it is closing several camping areas, trails and hot springs to promote “social distancing” in the midst of the COVID-19 outbreak. As of ...

3/20/2020 9:14:00 AM
Austin360
With the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases rising in Austin, local and state parks are stepping up measures to protect the public. The Lower Colorado River Authority earlier this week announced that ...

3/20/2020 4:19:00 AM
Scripps News
This study, however, presents a climatological characterization of summertime precipitation, defined as July-September (JAS), in the Lake Mead watershed, located in the NAME Tier II region.

3/19/2020 8:15:00 PM
Las Vegas Review-Journal
Offer valid for takeout or third-party delivery. Buca di Beppo locations at 7690 W. Lake Mead Blvd. and 412 E. Flamingo Road are open for pickup and free delivery when ordered through bucadibeppo.com.

3/19/2020 5:36:00 PM
Men's Journal
Created by Kraushaar and Cody Perry, the film will document a 72-day river journey through the Colorado River Basin, which retraced the route of Western explorer John Wesley Powell. With sweeping ...

3/19/2020 3:32:00 AM
KUOW
A group of rafters were on a trip on the Colorado River while the coronavirus spread throughout the U.S. Disconnected for 25 days, they returned to a very different world.

3/19/2020 3:31:00 AM
KUOW
Stay connected with everything KUOW by signing up for our free, weekly Best of KUOW newsletter. What are you curious about? Help guide our reporting by submitting a topic, question, or one of your ...

3/19/2020 2:09:00 AM
Capital Public Radio
Copyright 2020 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org. A group of rafters were on a trip on the Colorado River while the coronavirus spread throughout the U.S ...

3/19/2020 2:09:00 AM
Northcountrypublicradio.org
A group of rafters were on a trip on the Colorado River while the coronavirus spread throughout the U.S. Disconnected for 25 days, they returned... Copyright 2020 NPR ...

3/19/2020 2:08:00 AM
NPR
Colorado River Rafters Were Unaware Of Pandemic, Other News A group of rafters were on a trip on the Colorado River while the coronavirus spread throughout the U.S. Disconnected for 25 days, they ...

3/17/2020 6:35:00 PM
Las Vegas Review-Journal
The move came after officials struggled to implement social distancing among tourists to the dam, according to the announcement. The announcement came within minutes of Lake Mead National Recreation ...

3/17/2020 4:08:00 PM
New York Times
25 days rafting through the Grand Canyon meant no access to the news — and a new reality when the trip ended. Every time Zach Edler sets out on a rafting trip — out on the water for days, away from ...

3/17/2020 2:56:00 PM
Las Vegas Review-Journal
A ladder on the Arizona Hot Springs Trail that allows hikers to access the springs from the Colorado River was washed out during a “recent flood event,” the Lake Mead National Recreation Area said.

3/16/2020 1:41:00 PM
The Aspen Times
Since 1790, the U.S. Census count has impacted everything from political representation in Congress to federal funding for essential public services. Roaring Fork and Colorado River Valley ...

3/16/2020 1:29:00 PM
Post Independent Citizen Telegram
Since 1790, the U.S. Census count has impacted everything from political representation in Congress to federal funding for essential public services. Roaring Fork and Colorado River Valley ...

3/15/2020 10:50:00 AM
The Weather Channel
See the five day future snowfall forecast for . Columns display average snowfall in inches. <img class="styles__noscript__2rw2y" src="https://dsx.weather.com/util ...

3/15/2020 3:04:00 AM
Mother Jones
This piece was originally published in High Country News and appears here as part of our Climate Desk Partnership. The Colorado River Basin is the setting for some of the most drawn-out and complex ...

3/14/2020 5:00:00 PM
CNBC
The plan is designed to produce voluntary cuts that would keep the river and Lake Mead from reaching critically low levels. The Colorado River typically accounts for about 25 percent of the water ...

3/14/2020 1:11:00 AM
Las Vegas Sun
Why can’t we build a water pipeline from the Mississippi River to the Colorado River? The Mississippi floods nearly every year, costing millions if not billions of dollars. That excess fresh ...

3/12/2020 7:42:00 PM
KPNX
Thursday afternoon into Friday morning will be the best window for heavy rain, NWS said. Flooding will be a possibility. A flash flood watch has been issued for central Arizona and along the Colorado ...

3/12/2020 6:45:00 PM
Las Vegas Review-Journal
A flash flood warning has been issued for south-central Clark County until 9:15 p.m., the National Weather Service said Thursday night. At 6:30 p.m., thunderstorms were producing “heavy rain in ...

3/12/2020 11:10:00 AM
Science | AAAS
See allHide authors and affiliations Snowpack in the Colorado River basin is a solar-radiation shield that suppresses water loss through evaporation. This protection decreases as local temperatures ...

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