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"Irrigators get new water source", April, 2014
Capital Press article on Cowiche Creek project.

"Oregon farmers find a cool solution for steelhead", April, 2014
Link to NOAA website article on Fifteenmile Action Plan to Stabilize Temperatures (FAST)

"A River Once More", High Country News, October 16, 2006
Deschutes River Conservancy and flow restoration efforts on the Deschutes River and its tributaries.

"Good work in Washington", High Country News editorial, October 16, 2006
Federal water policy initiatives.

"How to save a creek... one drop at a time", High Country News, October 16, 2006
Flow restoration efforts on Whychus Creek in the Deschutes Basin.

"Ranchers, OWT strike deal for fish habitat", East Oregonian, August 1, 2006
Oregon Water Trust and the Austin Ranch water right transaction.

"Ranchers, OWT work together for common good", East Oregonian editorial, August 2, 2006
Oregon Water Trust and the Austin Ranch water right transaction.

"Rivers of progress built on partnerships", The Oregonian, March 22, 2007
Opinion Editorial by Andrew Purkey regarding the CBWTP.

"Groups aim to raise stream flow", Western Farmer Stockman, January 2007
Oregon Water Trust and the Austin Ranch water right transaction.

Ranch Photos(Click on any thumbnail below to open photo gallery) Ranchers restore fish habitat in Pahsimeroi Valley with help from multiple agencies
Water restoration in the Pahsimeroi Valley

"Effects of Global Warming on Oregon and Washington", The Oregonian, April 6, 2007
Potential implications of climate change on Oregon and Washington.

"Global warming could deal big blow to salmon", Seattle Times, April 6, 2007
Potential implications of climate change on chinook salmon.

"U.N. report cites Columbia basin", The Daily News, April 8, 2007
Potential implications of climate change on the Columbia Basin.

"Water may split state into 'haves,' 'have-nots'", The Oregonian, April 6, 2007
Potential implications of climate change on Oregon.



"Salmon, ranchers win in deal", The Sunday Oregonian, October 23, 2005


Oregon Water Trust and flow restoration efforts on the Lostine River.

Re-watering Nevada's dying Walker Lake
Article in the High Country News on NFWF's Walker Lake Program

"Basin water transactions improve fish passage in dry times", Columbia Basin Bulletin, August 26, 2005
Columbia Basin Water Transactions Program and flow restoration transactions implemented in the Pacific Northwest in 2005.

"A water trust for streams and farms", Seattle Times editorial, February 16, 2004
Washington Water Trust and flow restoration efforts in Washington.

"Agreement seals water deal for Bitterroot River's fishery", Missoulian, 2004
Trout Unlimited-Montana Water Project and the Painted Rocks Reservoir water right transaction.

"Landowners work with Oregon Water Trust to preserve resources", Hood River News, August 4, 2005
Oregon Water Trust and flow restoration efforts in Fifteenmile Creek.

"Mill will get a new life", The Register Guard, June 28, 2004
Oregon Water Trust and the Thompson's Mill water right transaction.

"New nonprofit works to rehabilitate state's fisheries, stream flows", Missoulian, 2004
Montana Water Trust and flow restoration efforts in Montana.

"Oregon Water Resources Commission stewardship and conservation awards", OWRD press release, September 25, 2006
Press release regarding Oregon Water Resources Commission presenting Stewardship and Conservation Award to Oregon Water Trust.

"Trout Unlimited, landowners reach unique water lease deal", Billings-Gazette, April 28, 2004
Trout Unlimited-Montana Water Project and flow restoration efforts on the North Fork Blackfoot River.

"Divvying up the Mighty Colorado", National Public Radio, August 27, 2003
Competing demands for Colorado River water.

"The Battle over Water Rights", National Public Radio, August 28, 2003
Conflicts resulting from inadequate water supplies.

"The Vision of John Wesley Powell", National Public Radio, August 26, 2003
19th century idea for administering water in the American West.

"Water as a Cash Crop", National Public Radio, August 29, 2003
The emergence of water markets to satisfy increasing municipal demand.

"Western Water", National Public Radio, May 9, 2003
U.S. Department of Interior and the Water 2025 initiative.



"The Evolving Western Water Markets", Choices, 1st Quarter 2005

Evolution of water markets as mechanism for flow restoration in the western United States.

Kittitas County Conservation Distirct
October 2008

Space-age gate holds water at Tin Cup
MWT - Space-age gate holds water at Tin Cup by SEPP JANNOTTA - Ravalli Republic

Taneum Canal Co. ends winter irrigation diversions
For the Daily Record - Thursday, November 13, 2008

The blossoming of Cowiche Canyon
Yakima Herald Saturday, May 02, 2009

Tribe wraps up work on Salmon Creek channel for steelhead mirgration
The Chronicle, Nov 26, 2008

Water exchange may provide year-round supply
Sequim Gazette This is the ninth in a series of articles informing Sequim-area residents on the complex water management issu in their Dungeness River watershed.

Water Trust group reaches out to Kittitas County
Daily Record Monday, March 23, 2009

Working With Water
Working with water by SEPP JANNOTTA - Ravalli Republic

"Economist warns of global warming", TriCity Herald, February 22, 2005
Potential implications of climate change on the Yakima Basin.

"Report faults costs of Klamath water bank", Oregonian, March 31, 2005
U.S. Bureau of Reclamation and the Klamath Water Bank.

"The efficienty paradox", High Country News, February 5, 2007
Competing demands for Colorado River water.

"Washington sets flow requirements in six watersheds", Columbia Basin Bulletin, February 8, 2004
Washington Department of Ecology and setting of minimum stream-flow requirements.

How Drawing Down Rivers Can Impair Water Quality
Aug. 16, 2012 | Boise State Public Radio/Idaho Public Television

Life on the Range
Ranchers restore fish habitat in Pahsimeroi Valley with help from multiple agencies

"In fish vs. farmer cases, the fish loses its edge", The New York Times, February 22, 2005
Federal Endangered Species Act and allocation of water for listed fish species.

"Quenching the thirst of a century", Washington Post, June 1, 2004
City of Los Angeles and flow restoration efforts on the Owens River.

"Fed By Water", Missoula Independent, 2005
Reflections on the connection between farming, fish and flow.