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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

06-18-2024 by Ben Winslow

SALT LAKE CITY — A tough new audit prepared for Utah legislative leaders finds taxpayers may not be getting all the money they're entitled t...

Salt Lake Tribune

06-17-2024 by Megan Banta

The Nature Conservancy has built more than 100 acres of new wetlands in the last few years and has plans for other projects, including a 200...

Salt Lake Tribune

06-16-2024 by Megan Banta

Sailfest returned on Saturday for the first time in five years. The event was canceled in previous years because of low lake levels and the...

KSL NewsRadio

06-11-2024 by Alexandrea Bonilla

SALT LAKE CITY — Utahns flocking to Antelope Island this summer will be sharing the park with over 700 bison. Faith Heaton-Jolley with th...

06-06-2024 by Carter Williams

SALT LAKE CITY — It appears that the Great Salt Lake's levels have peaked for the year and, if that's the case, the lake's southern arm stil...

Fox 13

06-05-2024 by Ben Winslow

SALT LAKE CITY — To help manage salinity levels on the Great Salt Lake, the state of Utah is exploring changes to the causeway berm. Utah'...

Salt Lake Tribune

06-05-2024 by Megan Banta

A flurry of water reuse claims could threaten to take more water from the Great Salt Lake, but the dozens of applications sit unapproved bec...

Story Room


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