Emergency Watershed Restoration Funding http://kunc.org en High Park Fire Watershed Restoration Efforts Starting To Take Hold http://kunc.org/post/high-park-fire-watershed-restoration-efforts-starting-take-hold <p>Despite September&rsquo;s historic rains and flooding in Northern Colorado the restoration work continues in the watersheds heavily damaged by 2012&rsquo;s High Park Fire.</p><p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 16:37:01 +0000 Nathan Heffel 50667 at http://kunc.org High Park Fire Watershed Restoration Efforts Starting To Take Hold As Flash Flooding Potential Increases, Mitigation Projects Delayed http://kunc.org/post/flash-flooding-potential-increases-mitigation-projects-delayed <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Flash flooding in areas scarred by the High Park Fire has increased concern over flooding, especially with the monsoon season forecast to begin in July.</span></p><p> Mon, 08 Jul 2013 20:28:00 +0000 Nathan Heffel 46802 at http://kunc.org As Flash Flooding Potential Increases, Mitigation Projects Delayed With President's Signature, Emergency Watershed Protection On Its Way To Colorado http://kunc.org/post/presidents-signature-emergency-watershed-protection-its-way-colorado <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">President Obama signed a bill into law Tuesday that includes $65.5 million in Emergency Watershed Protection funding.</span></p><p> Tue, 26 Mar 2013 22:09:56 +0000 Nathan Heffel 42074 at http://kunc.org With President's Signature, Emergency Watershed Protection On Its Way To Colorado Udall: Senate Funding For Watershed Protection A 'Big Victory' For Colorado http://kunc.org/post/udall-senate-funding-watershed-protection-big-victory-colorado <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The U.S. Senate has slated $65.5 million of Emergency Watershed Protection funding for areas affected by last years’ deadly wildfires, including Colorado.</span></p><p> Tue, 12 Mar 2013 20:29:50 +0000 Nathan Heffel 41435 at http://kunc.org Udall: Senate Funding For Watershed Protection A 'Big Victory' For Colorado Senate Rejects Udall-Bennet Emergency Watershed Restoration Amendment http://kunc.org/post/senate-rejects-udall-bennet-emergency-watershed-restoration-amendment <p>The U.S. Senate declined to consider an amendment introduced by Colorado Democratic Senators Mark Udall and Michael Bennet that would have provided emergency watershed restoration funding for areas of Colorado damaged by last year's wildfires.</p><p> Tue, 29 Jan 2013 00:11:49 +0000 Nathan Heffel 39409 at http://kunc.org Senate Rejects Udall-Bennet Emergency Watershed Restoration Amendment