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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

07-18-2024 by Ben Winslow

HERRIMAN, Utah — Some days, Shauna Purser really likes her lawn. Other days, she doesn't like it so much. "Very, very mixed feelings. Ther...

Great Salt Lake Collaborative

07-16-2024 by Heather May

So you’re thinking about ripping out your lawn — and getting paid a government rebate to do it. Some advice: There are plenty of funds...

Fox 13

07-15-2024 by Ben Winslow

DEER VALLEY, Utah — Building off relationships established during a visit to Israel, state leaders are hoping to reach an agreement soon for...

Salt Lake Tribune

07-15-2024 by Palak Jayswal

The band AJR, playing two shows this week at Delta Center, is working with two Utah environmental groups Two Utah environmental groups are...

07-13-2024 by Carter Williams

SYRACUSE — Antelope Island remains one of Utah's most-visited state parks, and state officials are hoping to turn its popularity into a lear...

St. George News

07-09-2024 by Mori Kessler

ST. GEORGE — If you can imagine 28 football fields’ worth of grass or an 18-inch wide roll of turf that is over 200 miles long when unrolled...

Deseret News

07-09-2024 by Emma Pitts

‘The bottom line is we’re pursuing the opportunity to give credit where credit is due for this conserved water,’ Colorado River Authority of...

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