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The Great Salt Lake has shrunk to the lowest levels ever recorded. Through rigorous journalism, innovative storytelling and unique community outreach, the Great Salt Lake Collaborative explores solutions to save this critical body of water.

The Great Salt Lake Collaborative: A Solutions Journalism Initiative

We are group of news, education and media organizations that have come together to better inform and engage the public about the crisis facing the Great Salt Lake — and what can be done to make a difference before it is too late.


Latest News

05-22-2024 by Ben Winslow

HOOPER, Utah — The Utah Inland Port Authority has approved plans for a massive development that environmental groups argue is too close to t...


05-22-2024 by Mike Anderson and Mary Culbertson

WEST WEBER, Weber County — A 9,000-acre area in Weber County is being considered as the possible destination for a massive inland port. The...

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05-21-2024 by Andrew Christiansen

During the Bear River Massacre in 1893, around 200 U.S. Army soldiers killed at least 350 Shoshone men, women and children. It was the large...

Fox 13

05-16-2024 by Ben Winslow

SALT LAKE CITY — Governor Spencer Cox urged Utahns to continue to conserve water, even in years when snowpack seems plentiful. "Keep conse...

Fox 13

05-15-2024 by Ben Winslow

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah's negotiators over the Colorado River are feeling optimistic as they try to hammer out a new management agreement with...

05-15-2024 by Carter Williams

SALT LAKE CITY — Federal officials last week finalized a near-term plan that the seven Colorado River Basin states, including Utah, agreed t...

Fox 13

05-14-2024 by Ben Winslow

SALT LAKE CITY — Utah's water forecast is looking good headed into hot summer months. In a presentation to the Legislative Water Developme...

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