Two cyclists pedal past the discharge point where treated water from the Metro Wastewater Reclamation District's massive Robert W. Hite Treatment Facility enters the South Platte River in Adams County, on Sept. 19, 2018.(John Ingold, The Colorado Sun)

Where does our poop end up? Probably spread on farmland in eastern Colorado

Some may poo-poo the business of selling treated, dried human feces to fertilize crops, but solid research backs the practice.

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Aurora officials say water in Colorado is increasingly difficult to find. So they’ve tapped an inactive mine.

Like other Colorado cities, Aurora is searching for new sources as its population grows