Half the country is in drought, and no region has been spared

Drought-stricken Lake Mead recedes to reveal a World War II-era landing craft

Farmers are under pressure and on the front lines of food inflation


‘Something’s gotta give.’ Relentless heat and worsening drought conditions are devastating Texas cattle ranchers

The Colorado River irrigates farms, powers electric grids and provides drinking water for 40 million people. As its supply dwindles, a crisis looms