States missed a mid-August deadline to heed the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation’s call to propose ways to conserve 2 million to 4 million acre-feet of water.
Feds deliver $5 million expansion money to Aurora’s Prairie Waters project, which they call key to the future of an increasingly dry West
Precipitation and snowpack are above average, but midway through winter, meteorologists are cautiously optimistic about how much moisture Colorado could see this year
NOAA report details growing total of weather and climate chaos biting deep into U.S. economy
As drought and unbridled population expansion stretch state water demand beyond the supply, Thornton’s plan-ahead vision is blocked at every turn.
Even if there were several back to back winters with deep snow and Blue Mesa filled to the brim, it would still take years for the kokanee to return to pre-drought population
If you don’t like Colorado’s weather, wait 5 minutes. Or shoot seeds into the clouds.
Conservation alone will not provide an adequate and reliable water supply.
Latest Drought Monitor shows little relief in coming months, but forecasters say another La Niña will help kick-start Colorado winter
A new study shows small patches of shade and green can save water while avoiding urban heat island effect that makes public question xeriscaping