Tag: drought

Amidst 15-Year Drought, Reservoir Contingency Plans Taking Shape

10/28/14 | By | 104 More

The boards two conservation districts adopted a set contingency plans if water levels in Lake Mead and Lake Powell continue to drop.

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GUEST COMMENTARY | Dire Water Predicament Spurs Cooperation, Compromise

While it is easy to measure how much water is in reservoirs, it is much less clear how much groundwater remains in the region’s aquifers.

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Telluride May Conserve Water Even in Non-Drought Years

06/08/14 | By | More

The biggest proposed new regulation, would not be not dramatic.

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Draft of Gunnison Basin Implementation Plan Presented

06/06/14 | By | More

The Gunnison Basin Implementation Plan will join the state’s eight other basin plans to comprise the Colorado Water Plan.

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GUEST COMMENTARY | Water Returns to the Colorado River Delta

For the first time in many years, the Colorado River is flowing through its historic delta to the sea as a result of an intentional release by water managers.

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