Wyoming Water Development Commission

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New proposal may raise fish population in ranchland streams

November 13, 2012

A new bill would allow landowners to temporarily lease their water rights to groups for the purpose of restoring fish populations. But it faces opposition.

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Water Below: Growing reliance on groundwater may limit activities on overlying surface

June 12, 2012

Water from the Casper aquifer, which makes up 60 percent of Laramie’s water supply in a normal year, and possibly up to 100 percent in …