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New research suggests the western U.S. will receive far less snow each winter – or even none at all – by the end of the 21st century.

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Las Vegas-area legislators move to outlaw purely ornamental lawns that require irrigation, but provide no recreational or environmental benefits.

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New research from Stanford (Calif.) University hydrologists suggests an emerging consequence of decreasing snowfalls: significantly more intense flooding.

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Despite the event’s name, the annual Houston Open professional golf tournament has not been held within Houston city limits since 1972. That will change in October 2020, when the tournament returns to the 243-ha (600-ac) Memorial Park Golf Course located in downtown Houston.

To prepare for the Open, the course is undergoing a multimillion-dollar renovation project. The overhaul is aimed not only at making the course more challenging, but also at enhancing stormwater management

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