Anne MacKinnon

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Slow Disaster: Dwindling Colorado River will demand Congress to act

August 20, 2013

Managers from Wyo to LA expect cooperation, not conflict, in dealing with declining water in the Colorado River basin.

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Hard lesson for Lincoln County in protest of in-stream flows

October 2, 2012

State officials turned down an effort by Lincoln County to challenge confirmation of in-stream flow water rights in over a dozen streams in the county.

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RT Cox resigns

by Anne MacKinnon June 19, 2012 June 19, 2012

RT Cox, a well-known lawyer in Gillette, an initial member of WyoFile’s board of directors, and for 2.5 years the author of The Sage Grouse column …

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From hay fields to fish flows: Pinedale irrigator first in Wyoming to convert water right for fish

November 15, 2011

The concept of protecting water to stay flowing in-stream for fish was once fiercely-fought by the agriculture community, but many things have changed over the …