drought

Climate change could impact winter recreation

ASHLAND, Ore. — The latest report on climate change shows major impacts to our way of life in the Pacific Northwest. Hotter temperatures contributing to drought and rising sea levels, threatening our forests and coastlines, experts warn the impacts could take a …

Crucial week for Klamath irrigators

Klamath Falls, Ore. – This is a critical week for water users on the Klamath Project. Klamath Basin farmers still aren’t sure just when the water will start flowing, or how much they’ll get. April 1st is usually a target date for …

Klamath Basin bracing for drought

Klamath Falls, Ore.  – Farmers and ranchers in the Klamath Basin are bracing for what could be a very dry summer. While it was a rainy day in Klamath Falls, mountain snow pack levels are less than half the average for this …

Water levels higher than normal

Medford, Ore., — The National Weather Service says water levels are above normal for this time of year. Because of all the rain and snow, reservoir levels around the Rogue Valley are 120 to 150 percent higher than last year. That’s good …