User: flenvcenter Topic: Water-Regional
Category: River Systems :: Green River
Last updated: Apr 05 2018 08:46 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Low runoff into Colorado River could threaten endangered fish, complicate work for water managers 5.4.2018 Denver Post: News: Local
Federal officials told regional water managers last week not to plan on coordinated reservoir releases this spring to help endangered fish in the Colorado River near Grand Junction as there's likely not going to be enough water.
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Colorado’s native humpback chub may move from endangered species list, but fish still needs help to survive 23.3.2018 Denver Post: Local
After decades of trying to rescue the Colorado River's imperiled humpback chub natives that settlers once scorned as "trash fish" and tried to eradicate, federal wildlife authorities on Thursday pronounced them stable.
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Fort Carson soldiers deploying to Kosovo this spring 28.2.2018 Headlines: All Headlines
Soldiers from Fort Carson’s 2nd Brigade Combat Team will be deploying to Kosovo this spring, according to a Tuesday release.
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Bus crash in rural Utah kills 13-year-old, injures 12 others 2.1.2018 Denver Post: National News Headlines
A Greyhound bus careened from a highway and plunged into a deep wash, killing a 13-year-old girl and injuring 12 other people on New Year's Eve in rural Utah, state troopers said Monday.
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Ohio mayor asks Trump for help combating Lake Erie algae 8.10.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
Three years after toxic algae in Lake Erie tainted the drinking water for more than 400,000 people, many are still leery about what's coming out of their faucets.
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Money-for-water programs work — but for how long? 30.8.2017 High Country News Most Recent
In the Colorado River Basin, a pilot project wins over skeptical farmers and ranchers.
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There’s success in money-for-water programs — but for how long? 30.8.2017 High Country News Most Recent
In the Colorado River Basin, a pilot project wins over skeptical farmers and ranchers.
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“He could hear the kids screaming”: Couple and great-grandchildren feared dead in Houston floods 30.8.2017 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Manuel and Belia Saldivar and their four great-grandchildren were last seen in a van submerged in the Houston floods.
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Keep oil and gas away from the Dinosaur National Monument 24.7.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
One of the single most fascinating experiences in nature is when water meets rock. The water effortlessly carves away sharp corners of rock and creates some of our country’s most beautiful scenery and America’s most iconic landscapes. This interaction can be witnessed throughout the West and is especially present in Dinosaur National Monument, where the […]
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Drilling threatens Dinosaur National Monument — again 24.7.2017 High Country News Most Recent
Old public-lands battles are rekindled as Interior prioritizes oil and gas.
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Trump’s BLM plans oil and gas leasing near Dino monument and San Rafael Swell 28.6.2017 Salt Lake Tribune
In another indication of how President Donald Trump’s “America First” energy strategy is playing out in Utah, the federal government has identified parcels it intends to lease for oil and gas development at the doorstep of Dinosaur National Monument and the scenic San Rafael Swell. These Bureau of Land Management tracts and others, totaling 100,000 acres, are sparking an outcry from environmental groups that a massive auction, set for December, could lead to drilling in places Utahns value for ... <iframe src="http://www.sltrib.com/csp/mediapool/sites/sltrib/pages/garss.csp" height="1" width="1" > </frame>
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Police find bodies of three Utah men in a truck in the Green River, a month after they were reported missing 22.6.2017 Salt Lake Tribune
A truck and three bodies — which may belong to three Vernal men reported missing nearly a month ago — were recovered from a river in Uintah County on Wednesday morning, police reported. Searchers discovered the truck in the Green River in Jensen about 11:30 a.m. Wednesday. The vehicle matched the description of the truck carrying 33-year-old Robert Alan Spoon, 33-year-old Jason Ralph Tilt and 29-year-old Jacob Douglas Tilt when they were last seen on May 22, according to a Uintah County Sheriff...
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Police find bodies of Utah three men in a truck in the Green River, a month after they were reported missing 22.6.2017 Salt Lake Tribune
A truck and three bodies — which may belong to three Vernal men reported missing nearly a month ago — were recovered from a river in Uintah County on Wednesday morning, police reported. Searchers discovered the truck in the Green River in Jensen about 11:30 a.m. Wednesday. The vehicle matched the description of the truck carrying 33-year-old Robert Alan Spoon, 33-year-old Jason Ralph Tilt and 29-year-old Jacob Douglas Tilt when they were last seen on May 22, according to a Uintah County Sheriff... <iframe src="http://www.sltrib.com/csp/mediapool/sites/sltrib/pages/garss.csp" height="1" width="1" > </frame>
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At 87, eco-legend Ken Sleight of Ed Abbey fame is still fighting Lake Powell — but knows it’s a losing battle 20.6.2017 Salt Lake Tribune
Moab • Ensconced at the base of the La Sal Mountains, 15 miles south of Utah’s redrock capital, storied environmentalist Ken Sleight looks out over the landscape of a rich life. Immortalized as Seldom Seen Smith by Edward Abbey in his 1975 anarchist primer “The Monkey Wrench Gang,” Sleight, now 87, ponders the past and future of his beloved Colorado Plateau. He moves a little slower these days and has just undergone surgery to remove cancerous skin cells from his nose. But Sleight’s insights are... <iframe src="http://www.sltrib.com/csp/mediapool/sites/sltrib/pages/garss.csp" height="1" width="1" > </frame>
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Utah temperatures jumping into the triple digits 20.6.2017 Salt Lake Tribune
Utah will sizzle this week with temperatures that are predicted to climb into the triple digits in parts of the state. The National Weather Service is predicting a high of about 101 on Tuesday in Salt Lake City, which would tie a record for June 20, set in 1936. On Wednesday, the temperature is expected to top out in the upper 90s in the Salt Lake and Tooele valleys and reach a high of about 90 Thursday through Sunday. In St. George, the thermometer reading is expected to reach about 113 on Tue...
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Triple-digit highs predicted for parts of Utah 20.6.2017 Salt Lake Tribune
Utah will sizzle this week with temperatures that are predicted to climb into the triple digits in parts of the state. A predicted high of 101 on Tuesday in Salt Lake City would tie a record for June 20 set in 1936. On Wednesday, the temperature is expected to top out in the upper 90s in the Salt Lake and Tooele valleys, with the high ranging from 90 to the low 90s through Sunday. In St. George, the thermometer is expected to reach about 113 on Tuesday and Wednesday, just under the city’s record... <iframe src="http://www.sltrib.com/csp/mediapool/sites/sltrib/pages/garss.csp" height="1" width="1" > </frame>
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Westminster police seek silver Subaru Forrester after woman rams patrol car 12.6.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
Westminster police are searching for a silver Subaru Forrester after the woman driving it rammed a police cruiser near 92nd Avenue and Westminster Boulevard on Sunday morning.
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Denver man dies during river-rafting trip in Dinosaur National Monument 12.6.2017 Headlines: All Headlines
A 60-year-old man died of a "suspected cardiac event" on the Green River in Dinosaur National Monument.
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Colorado man dies on kayaking trip in Dinosaur National Monument 12.6.2017 Salt Lake Tribune
A Colorado man died from suspected cardiac arrest Saturday while kayaking the Green River in Dinosaur National Monument. About 3 p.m. Saturday, monument staff were notified that a two-person inflatable kayak carrying the 60-year-old man had flipped in Winnie’s Rapid in the Canyon of Lodore, according to a release from the National Park Service. As the man floated downstream, witnesses said he patted his head to indicate he was OK, but when he was retrieved from the water, he showed signs of dist... <iframe src="http://www.sltrib.com/csp/mediapool/sites/sltrib/pages/garss.csp" height="1" width="1" > </frame>
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60-year-old Tennessee man loses inner tube while floating without permit on Green River 18.5.2017 Steamboat Pilot
A Tennessee man's inner tube was sucked out from under him due to strong river currents near Echo Park in Dinosaur National Monument late Tuesday afternoon. According to monument staff, the man’s “cheap Walmart inner tube” was part of the issue. The 60-year-old tourist — whose name was not released — was camping at Echo Park with his wife and opted to get in the water several yards up from the campground. Luckily, he was wearing a life jacket when he lost his floating device near the confluence of the Green and Yampa rivers near Steamboat Rock, said Dan Johnson, chief of interpretation and visitor services at the monument. The man suffered no major injuries. "He was basically trying to float from the confluence to where he was camping at the Echo Park campground," Johnson said, adding that the man did not have a rafting permit, as required by the park. When his wife — who stayed on land — saw that he lost his inner tube, she ran to the ranger site at the campground for help. The man was able to swim to ...
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