High Plains Public Radio

THE OGALLALA ROAD: A Memoir of Love and Reckoning

Discussion was limited to four questions decided prior to the second regional water planning meeting in WaKeeney. Halting water declines at their current levels led one table’s discuss to the conclusion of “no irrigation and more education.” Water quality and nutrients steered to criticism of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the division of Water Resources for proposed regulations. Another group discussion asked the question, “How do you get people from broadly different backgrounds to come together, sit down, and discuss solutions?”

Summer reading inspired by the High Plains

May 18, 2014

From northwestern Kansas to the Texas Panhandle, the High Plains inspire the imagination of two authors.