Below are press releases, sorted by year, issued by or involving the Water Resources Board.
2005 & earlier
November 5, 2012
The 33rd Annual Oklahoma Governor’s Water Conference kicks off one week from tomorrow at the Tulsa Southern Hills Marriott where Oklahomans will have an opportunity to hear dozens of prominent local, state and national figures highlight key water policy and management issues, including conservation and efficiency, infrastructure financing, and monitoring.
August 9, 2012
While Governor Fallin’s emergency drought declaration last week institutes state disaster relief measures, staff of the Oklahoma Water Resources Board continue working with water users and citizens to alleviate growing water supply problems.
May 30, 2012
Oklahoma’s water future looks much brighter thanks to the unprecedented show of support from Governor Fallin and legislative leaders during the session that adjourned last Friday, the director of the state’s water agency said Wednesday.
May 14, 2012
Continuing its efforts to increase government accessibility and efficiency, the Oklahoma Water Resources Board has released a new program that facilitates online approval of provisional temporary permits, providing enhanced convenience to Oklahoma water users.
May 9, 2012
Because spring marks the unofficial beginning of the state's flood season and to make citizens aware of flooding problems and solutions, Governor Mary Fallin has designated May 2012 as "Flood Awareness Month" in Oklahoma.
March 22, 2012
The Oklahoma Water Resources Board announced Thursday that $250,000 in federal funding has been awarded to study western Oklahoma’s Upper Washita River Basin.
March 19, 2012
The U.S. Supreme Court action has reaffirmed the State of Oklahoma's ability to defend its water resources from out-of-state influences.