User: flenvcenter Topic: Water-Regional
Category: Policy
Last updated: May 21 2019 12:23 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Hoover Dam ceremony marks Colorado River drought plan 21.5.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Federal, state and tribal water managers are marking completion of a long-negotiated plan for 40 million people and vast irrigated farms to share crucial Colorado River water despite ongoing drought in the arid U.S. Southwest.
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EPA shifting more environmental enforcement to states 20.5.2019 Denver Post: All Political News
The Environmental Protection Agency under Donald Trump is delegating a widening range of public health and environmental enforcement to states, saying local officials know best how to deal with local problems.
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The key to endangered species recovery? Communication. 15.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
A retired federal biologist says Trump’s Interior Department is more business as usual than critics claim.
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How do tribal nation’s treaties figure into climate change? 14.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
U.S. courts rarely favor environmental protections as a right — except when it comes to tribes expressing their treaty rights.
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Actress Felicity Huffman pleads guilty in college admissions scandal 14.5.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Actress Felicity Huffman pleaded guilty Monday afternoon to fraud conspiracy in the college admissions bribery scandal, two months after prosecutors accused her of paying $15,000 to help one of her daughters get a phony SAT score.
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Camping with kids: The right gear can make everything easier 10.5.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
For some parents, it can be plenty challenging just to take young children on a trip to the mall. Then there are those who take their tiny hikers into the wilderness.
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We’re destroying the biodiversity we depend on 6.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
A new U.N. study shows that up to 1 million species risk extinction because humans use up nature much faster than it can be replenished.
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Cashews give this simple pesto a boost of creamy goodness 6.5.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Other than a perfectly ripe peach, pesto is the food I turn to most throughout spring and summer. It's fast, easy, cheap and versatile, so it's no mystery why this Italian sauce has ingrained itself into American food culture.
Western forests have a ‘fire debt’ problem 3.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Planned burns can reduce wildfire risks, but expanding use of ‘good fire’ isn’t easy.
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What a Denver suburb can teach the West about water 1.5.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Westminster, Colorado, is a model for integrating water data into planning.
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How to nail the ultimate homemade pizza, from crust to toppings 29.4.2019 Denver Post: Lifestyles
Pizza. Poll everyone the world over about their favorite foods, and this cheesy, saucy, crusty combination is likely to land at the top of many lists. But how many of those people routinely make it at home? Not enough.
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Colorado River basin reservoirs benefit from heavy snowpack 25.4.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Reservoirs around the Colorado River basin are in good shape after an exceptionally wet winter.
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Trump’s infrastructure order threatens local right to protect the environment 24.4.2019 High Country News Most Recent
Washington blocked a coal terminal under the Clean Water Act. New rules could subvert that authority.
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Thornton sues Larimer County over rejected water pipeline 18.4.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Thornton this week filed suit against Larimer County over the county's decision to deny a permit for a 72-mile water pipe that the city wants to use to transport water it owns in the Cache le Poudre River to its growing population north of Denver.
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Rocky Mountain Arsenal continues to leak contaminants into groundwater, Colorado health department lawsuit says 16.4.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment has sued the U.S. Army claiming that dangerous chemicals including pesticides continue to leach into groundwater at Rocky Mountain Arsenal.
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How a tiny endangered species put a man in prison 15.4.2019 Current Issue
The Devils Hole pupfish is nothing to mess with.
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Trump administration rubber stamps Arizona copper mine 12.4.2019 High Country News Most Recent
An industry-friendly ruling contradicts years of concerns over potential damage to endangered species, water systems and Native American cultural sites.
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Get Cooking: A sign of spring — Cooking eggs the right way 10.4.2019 Denver Post: Food
A smidge of science might help immeasurably at this time of year as we invite one of our favorites into the kitchen: the egg. You know, that sign of spring, the Easter thing.
Will Congress leave the Colorado River high and dry? 4.4.2019 High Country News Most Recent
After months of negotiations, seven basin states wait for Congressional approval.
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Nanda: The real threat to stability in South Asia is terrorism originating in Pakistan 29.3.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
While Pakistan has tried to convince the international community that it is taking adequate and appropriate measures against such groups, all these measures, such as after the 2008 Mumbai terrorist attack and the 2016 Uri attack, have been cosmetic.
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