States Along Colorado River Face Water Cuts As Megadrought Intensifies

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Amid a historic drought intensified by climate change, the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation announced unprecedented water cuts to states along the Colorado River. The river sustains some of the largest cities in the country and about 80 percent of it is used to grow produce that feeds the nation. Future water cuts seem inevitable as the megadrought worsens.

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