User: flenvcenter Topic: Water-Regional
Category: Policy
Last updated: Jul 02 2020 01:28 IST RSS 2.0
 
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The only catfish native to the Western U.S. is running out of water 1.7.2020 Current Issue
The Yaqui catfish was going extinct. Then came the border wall.
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Letters: Oppose the Powell Pipeline (6/30/20) 1.7.2020 Denver Post: Opinion
Oppose the Powell Pipeline Those of us who live in the West recognize the importance of the Colorado River and the need to make efficient and equitable use of its water. The megadrought has reinforced this as some water deliveries have already been reduced, causing economic hardship.
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Arizona starts talks on addressing dwindling Colorado River 26.6.2020 Denver Post: News: Local
Arizona is getting a jump start on what will be a yearslong process to address a dwindling but key water source in the U.S. West.
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Guest commentary: Colorado should do more to control PFAS contamination 26.6.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
The incredible persistence and mobility of PFAS chemicals in the environment also means that even small amounts can effectively contaminate large quantities of ground and surface waters.
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Fractured skulls, lost eyes: Police often break own rules using “rubber bullets” 23.6.2020 Denver Post: News: Local
In a joint investigation into law enforcement actions at protests across the country after George Floyd’s death in police custody, Kaiser Health News and USA TODAY found that some officers appear to have violated their department’s own rules when they fired “less lethal” projectiles at protesters who were for the most part peacefully assembled.
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5 waterfall hikes near Denver to re-energize yourself 19.6.2020 Denver Post: Entertainment
From Rocky Mountain National Park down to Colorado Springs, here are five waterfall hikes to try near Denver.
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5 waterfall hikes near Denver to re-energize yourself 19.6.2020 Denver Post: Outdoors
From Rocky Mountain National Park down to Colorado Springs, here are five waterfall hikes to try near Denver.
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Vulnerable Republicans flip their stance on conservation bill 15.6.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Ahead of the elections, two senators champion the Land and Water Conservation fund, showing the political power of public lands.
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Seattle volunteers look out for Black Lives Matter demonstrators 11.6.2020 High Country News Most Recent
As protests continue, mutual aid networks have sprouted up to provide food, medical assistance and rides home.
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State strengthens rules protecting groundwater from oil, gas operations 11.6.2020 Denver Post: Business
Colorado regulators are considering new rules that are intended to protect groundwater from the time a well is drilled until it's shut off. The hearing by the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission is part of ongoing revisions to oil and gas regulations mandated by Senate Bill 181, approved by the legislature in 2019.
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State looks at strengthening rules protecting groundwater from oil, gas operations 11.6.2020 Denver Post: Business
Colorado regulators are considering new rules that are intended to protect groundwater from the time a well is drilled until it's shut off. The hearing by the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission is part of ongoing revisions to oil and gas regulations mandated by Senate Bill 181, approved by the legislature in 2019.
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Catching a band of wildlife killers 1.6.2020 Current Issue
How a bounty of digital evidence led to the downfall of one of the nation’s deadliest poaching crews.
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Trump hands Cory Gardner election year wins 19.5.2020 Denver Post: All Political News
Gardner has convinced Trump to approve actions that he and Democrats had requested for years, or even decades. And Trump has done so, at least in part, because he wants the Republican from Yuma to be re-elected.
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We can save the Colorado River 13.5.2020 High Country News Most Recent
It’s time to create an Irrigation Reserve Program.
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On Philanthropy: Encouraging donors to ask questions about nonprofits’ climate impact 10.5.2020 Denver Post: Business
A few weeks ago, the coronavirus pandemic obscured the celebration of Earth Day’s 50th anniversary. The last 50 years have not been kind to our planet.
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Fast-growing Western cities face megadrought 8.5.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Eleven states and northern Mexico will likely experience a drought more severe than any since the 1500s.
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Letters: Predictions of drought in the West are dire (4/26/20) 26.4.2020 Denver Post: Opinion
Predictions of drought in the West are dire Re: “Study: Megadrought is worst in modern age,” April 20 news story
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EPA officials defend their role amid rollbacks as agency hits 50: “Expect continued improvements” in Colorado 26.4.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
U.S. withdrawal from the international agreement to combat global warming, along with rule rollbacks, have slowed momentum that once inspired emulators abroad.
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Person dies in water incident at Monument Lake 14.4.2020 Headlines: All Headlines
A person died Monday in a water incident on Monument Lake.
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A captive orca and a chance for our redemption 1.4.2020 High Country News Most Recent
Tokitae has spent nearly 50 years in captivity. It’s time she returned home.
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