New Mexico farmers seek ‘priority call’ as drought persists. New York Times

Critics call plan to deal with saltwater intrusion inadequate. Baton Rouge Advocate

EPA gives Ark. OK to issue greenhouse gas permits. Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Arkansas farmers face new challenges with climate change. Arkansas Business

Obama proposes using off-shore royalty payments to fund alternative energy research. New Orleans Times-Picayune

Nature takes a stab at saving a coastal marsh downriver — for free. Lens

Feds look to ship Wash. radioactive waste to NM. Associated Press

Mexico’s energy reform drawing interest in Texas. Texas Tribune

Top state official rebuts dire warning, insists coast can be saved. Lens

New research: Louisiana coast faces highest rate of sea-level rise worldwide. Lens

Drought, climate change to force water use changes, expert says. Tulsa World