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Arizona Water Sentinels found that the upper Verde River is literally “going with the flow” because the base flow of the river is gradually decreasing over time, including over the last five years when the rate of decrease was about 1 cubic foot per second (cfs) per year.

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Verde River going with the flow

Sierra Club releases flow monitoring report

The Grand Canyon Chapter of the Sierra Club released the Going With the Flow report, summarizing the results of over five years of volunteer flow monitoring on the upper Verde River by the Arizona Water Sentinels, a grassroots citizen science program that focuses on monitoring and protecting Arizona rivers and streams.


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