Thu July 12, 2012

Central Colorado Water Conservancy District Wants $60 Million Bond Initiative

The $60 Million dollar bond measure would allow the CCWCD to take part in the Chatfield Reservoir Reallocation project.
Chris Bartle Flickr - Creative Commons


Mon June 25, 2012

Conditions Net Steamboat Springs a Voluntary Fishing Ban

Fly-fishing angler casting in the Yampa
Greg Hamilton Flickr – Creative Commons


Wed June 13, 2012

In The Line of Fire: Protecting Greeley's Water Supply

Milton Seaman reservoir
city of Greeley

In the wake of several devastating wildfires this year including the High Park Fire, Greeley officials are concerned about the city’s water supply. Two of Greeley’s main reservoirs are right in the burn zone.

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Sat June 9, 2012
Around the Nation

A Damned Dam On The Penobscot River

Originally published on Tue June 12, 2012 5:41 pm

Next week, the Great Works Dam on the Penobscot River in Maine will be removed.
John Clarke Russ Bangor Daily News

Like most members of the Penobscot Nation, Scott Phillips grew up near the Penobscot River and learned to paddle and fish as a young boy. He took to it like a duck to water. He became a competitive racer and eventually opened his own business selling canoes, kayaks and other outdoor gear.

Next week, the first of two dams on the river will be removed, altering the way it's used recreationally. The change could also be a boon to Phillip's business.

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Mon June 4, 2012

Ballot Proposals: Water Rights and Marijuana Legalization

It’s signature gathering time for backers of several initiatives that may or may not appear on this November’s election ballot.

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