From the field

Federal funding improves water efficiency in the West

In Wyoming, the federal Farm Bill is put to work improving irrigation on the Henry’s Fork of the Green River.

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This important funding reduces labor, improves efficiency in the system and improves water quality and quantity downstream. Watch as Trout Unlimited’s Hillary Walrath talks through this project and how funding from the Farm Bill’s EQIP program is critical to its success.

In the 5th installment of our Western Water 101 series, you’ll learn more about TU’s work in Congress and in state legislatures preserves the agricultural economy in the West, while working toward water security and improved habitats.