Megan Newsham expects to graduate in May 2022 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a certificate in civil communications. Newsham, who has interned for RightThisMinute in Phoenix, is working the Phoenix News Bureau.
MESA – Water levels on the Salt River have been healthy all summer and have led to ample eelgrass for the wild horses that roam its banks. Now SRP is cutting back on releases into the river, and a group dedicated to the horses is worried about the horses’ food source.
Each winter the Salt River Project power company lowers the water levels along the Salt River to provide water and energy to millions of Arizonans, but regulating the water levels means the wild horses along the river end up being impacted.