User: flenvcenter Topic: Water-Regional
Category: Resource Management :: Reservoirs
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Judge affirms Boulder County’s right to review of Gross Reservoir expansion 30.12.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A Boulder judge ruled Friday that Denver Water must go through Boulder County’s review process before proceeding with its planned expansion of Gross Reservoir, which would be the largest construction project in county history.
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U.S. officials to review deal on sharing Colorado River water 15.12.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Federal water managers are starting to review a crucial 2007 agreement for seven Western states to share drought-diminished water supplies from the Colorado River ahead of talks about revising and renewing it beginning in 2026, U.S. Interior Secretary David Bernhardt said Friday.
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Colorado rethinks dam safety as climate change heightens risk for state’s 27 “unsatisfactory” structures 1.12.2019 Denver Post: Local
A Denver Post examination of state records and interviews with dam safety officials found that, among 432 high-hazard dams statewide where failure likely would kill people, 27 are rated by state inspectors as unsatisfactory. A dozen have been classified that way for more than five years, records show.
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Colorado, 25 other states get $10M for dams from new federal grant program 10.11.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Built for irrigation in 1884, Smith Reservoir in Colorado no longer can hold as much water as it once did.
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Thousands face risk because of aging U.S. dams, including some in Colorado, AP finds 10.11.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
On a cold morning last March, Kenny Angel got a frantic knock on his door. Two workers from a utility company in northern Nebraska had come with a stark warning: Get out of your house.
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Developers seeking water for booming Front Range look to the San Luis Valley, where farmers already face well shut-offs 16.9.2019 Denver Post: Local
Thousands of feet under irrigated green crop circles, Colorado's low-income San Luis Valley holds vast water in a super-deep aquifer, and developers 180 miles away on the booming-yet-water-stressed Front Range want to tap it to supply suburban expansion.
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West wrestles with Colorado River “grand bargain” as changing climate depletes water governed by 1922 compact 25.8.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Rocky Mountain water managers worried about climate-driven depletion across the Colorado River Basin are mulling a "grand bargain" that would overhaul obligations among seven southwestern states for sharing the river's water.
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Western states oppose plan to charge for U.S. reservoir water 23.8.2019 Denver Post: National News Headlines
Attorneys general from a dozen western states want the Trump administration to halt a proposal by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers that they say usurps states' authority over their own water.
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Heard Around the West in 2068 19.8.2019 Current Issue
Mishaps and mayhem from around the region.
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Historic ranch on Colorado’s high plains now holds millions of gallons of water for Denver-area economic development 17.8.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
The desire to expand housing, commerce and other development around metro Denver and on arid high plains once deemed inhospitable has driven an innovative urban water broker to build a $22 million reservoir on a ranch 70 miles east of the city along the South Platte River.
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Guest Commentary: A wet year has filled our reservoirs but we must prepare for the drought to come 14.8.2019 Denver Post: Opinion
Time and water are alike in a lot of important ways. Both are finite resources that we can take for granted, or that we can manage carefully for great benefit. On Thursday, as the Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) issues its official projections for water levels at Lake Powell and Lake Mead, it’s important to think […]
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9 spots that are perfect for your next Colorado lake day 1.8.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Grab some sunscreen because it's time for a lake day.
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9 spots that are perfect for your next Colorado lake day 1.8.2019 Denver Post: Entertainment
Grab some sunscreen because it's time for a lake day.
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Search ongoing for woman who went missing in Roaring Fork River 1.8.2019 Denver Post: Local
A search is ongoing for a woman who was swept downstream while swimming near the Devil's Punchbowl on Independence Pass east of Aspen Wednesday.
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Denver driver fled after skateboarder collided with vehicle at Lincoln and Colfax, police say 31.7.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
The Denver Police Department is investigating an auto versus pedestrian hit and run crash that resulted in serious injuries at Lincoln Street and Colfax Avenue.
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Child rescued from Cherry Creek Reservoir after 10 minutes underwater 29.7.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A child was rushed to the hospital after they were pulled from the Cherry Creek Reservoir Sunday afternoon.
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Boating policies, inspections keep invasive mussels at bay in Boulder, Broomfield counties 23.7.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
As confirmed cases of invasive mussel contamination on out-of-state boats reach record numbers in areas close to Boulder County, local authorities say the problematic species' profile remains low, as it traditionally has, within county borders.
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18 places you can rent a boat in landlocked Colorado 9.7.2019 Denver Post: Entertainment
Colorado may be landlocked, but you can still rent a boat for a day on the lake.
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18 places you can rent a boat in landlocked Colorado 9.7.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Colorado may be landlocked, but you can still rent a boat for a day on the lake.
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Researchers track elk’s 250-mile journey across Colorado to give birth 3.7.2019 Denver Post: Local
STEAMBOAT SPRINGS -- Wildlife researchers say an elk traveled more than 250 miles across Colorado to give birth.
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