Water Quality in Front Range Region

 Irrigation And Groundwater

   
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Agricultural Chemicals and Groundwater Protection Program
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The Agricultural Chemicals and Groundwater Protection Program was created to protect groundwater and the environment from impairment or degradation due to the improper use of agricultural chemicals while allowing for their proper and correct use.

 

Guide to Well Permits, Water Rights, and Water Administration
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By law, every new well in the state that diverts ground water must have a well permit. In order to obtain a permit, a person must file an application for approval of a permit with the State Engineer.& ...

 

How Well Do You Know Your Water Well? Groundwater and Water Wells in Colorado
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This informative booklet has been prepared as a reference guide for private water well owners throughout the state. In it you will find basic information concerning the groundwater that is supplied to you from your private water well.

 

Lawn Irrigation Guide - An Easy Way to Save Water
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Lawn irrigation accounts for nearly half of homeowner water usage. Many homeowners irrigate too often and for too short a period to meet lawn and especially landscaping (tree and shrub) needs.

 

Water Quality in the West
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Policy Resolution 2014-04: States have jurisdiction over water resource allocation decisions and are responsible for how to balance state water resource needs within Clean Water Act objectives.

 

Estimated Use of Water in the United States in 2010
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This report is the 13th in a series of U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Circular reports that have been published every 5 years since 1950.

 

Water Transfers in the West - Projects, Trends, and Leading Practices in Voluntary Water Trading
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Provides an overview on how the region can help meet growing demands for water with voluntary market-based sales and leases of water rights.

 

Show Irrigation And Groundwater Organizations & Professionals (116)
There are 116 resources serving Front Range Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Irrigation And Groundwater Organizations & Professionals serving Front Range Region
Geologists / Hydrologists
Bishop-Brogden Associates, Inc.
Joy E. Barnett - Office Manager - Englewood, CO
Brett Jordan
HydroGeo Designs LLC - Hydrologist/Engineer - Buena Vista, CO
Brink Inc.
Philip Brink, CEP - Erie, CO
Bruce Collins, PhD
- Silt, CO
Buckhorn Geotech
- Montrose, CO
Daniel B. Stephens & Associates, Inc.
Janet Wolfe - Director of Marketing and Communications - Albuquerque, NM
Gary D. Witt, P.G., CPG
Vice President - Wright Water Engineers - Denver, CO
Jonathan E. Jones, P.E., D.WRE
CEO and President - Wright Water Engineers - Denver, CO
Ninyo & Moore
- San Diego, CA
Peter McCarville
- Crawford, CO
Riverbend Engineering, LLC.
Chris Philips, MS, PE, CFM - Owner and Senior Scientist - Albuquerque, NM
Steve Boyle
BIO-Logic, Inc. - Principal & Senior Biologist - Montrose, CO
WRS Infrastructure & Environment
- Tampa, FL
Government Agencies
Bureau of Land Management
Department of the Interior - Washington, DC
City of Boulder Open Space and Mountain Parks
Tracy Winfree - OSMP Director - Boulder, CO
City of Fort Collins - Environmental Services Department
Lucinda Smith - Department Head - Fort Collins, CO
Colorado Department of Agriculture
Don Brown - Commissioner - Broomfield, CO
Colorado Department of Natural Resources
Mike King - Executive Director - Denver, CO
Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety
- Denver, CO
Colorado Division of Water Resources
Laura Kalafus - Program Assistant - Denver, CO
Colorado Division of Water Resources Division Office 1
Linda Korf - Program Assistant - Greeley, CO
Colorado Division of Water Resources Division Office 2
Wendy Hunker - Program Assistant - Pueblo, CO
Colorado Ecological Service Field Office - USFWS
Susan Linner - Colorado Field Supervisor - Denver, CO
Colorado NRCS State Office
Clint Evans - State Conservationist - Denver, CO
Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission
Matt Lepore - Director - Denver, CO
Colorado Parks and Wildlife
Bob Broscheid - Director - Denver, CO
Colorado State Forest Service
- Fort Collins, CO
Colorado State Land Board
Mindy Gottsegen - Conservation Services Manager - Denver, CO
Farm Service Agency
USDA - Washington, DC
National Invasive Species Council
U.S. Department of the Interior - Washington, DC
Natural Resources Conservation Service
USDA - Washington, DC
Petroleum Storage Tank Fund
Jane Bral - Fund Supervisor - Division of Oil and Public Safety - Denver, CO
State and Private Forestry
USDA Forest Service - Office of Communication - Washington, DC
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
- Washington, DC
U.S. Department of Agriculture
- Washington, DC
U.S. Forest Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture - Washington, DC
United States Fish and Wildlife Service
Department of the Interior - Washington, DC
USDA Colorado Farm Service Agency (FSA)
Leland Swenson - State Executive Director - Denver, CO
Western Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies
- Cheyenne, WY
Western Governors’ Association
James Ogsbury - Executive Director - Denver, CO
Irrigation Suppliers and Contractors
Agri Drain
Charlie Schafer - President - Adair, IA
BountiGel
mOasis Inc - Union City, CA
Brink Inc.
Philip Brink, CEP - Erie, CO
Central Pump Company, Inc.
- Center, CO
Circle L Irrigation
- Sterling, CO
Colorado Plains Irrigation, LLC
Randy Long - Owner - Wiley, CO
Deroche Contractors
- Fort Morgan, CO
H. Manning Company
- Lamar, CO
Hitchcock, Inc.
- Burlington, CO
Maximized Water Management LLC
William (Bill) Fuchs - Owner - Chester, ID
Netafim Drip-Micro Irrigation Products
Netafim USA - Fresno, CA
P Diamond Irrigation Sales & Service
- Kersey, CO
Plains Irrigation, Inc.
- Sterling, CO
Pump Monitor
PowWow Energy, Inc. - Sunnyvale, CA
Quality Irrigation - Yuma
- Yuma, CO
Reinke Manufacturing Company, Inc.
Chris Roth - President - Deshler, NE
Tule Evapotranspiration
Tule Technologies Inc - Tom Shapland - Concord, CA
Valley Irrigation of Greeley
- Greeley, CO
Wiggins Electric
- Wiggins, CO
Soil / Water Testing Labs
Brink Inc.
Philip Brink, CEP - Erie, CO
Brink, Inc.
Phil Brink, CEP - Erie, CO
DBSA Soil Testing & Research Laboratory
Joleen Hines - Laboratory Manager - Albuquerque, NM
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
Perry Agricultural Laboratory
- Bowling Green, MO
Resource Analytical & Management Group, LLC
Billy K. Lemons - President & Principal Consultant - Nacogdoches, TX
TPS Lab
- Edinburg, TX
State Funding / Technical Resources
Center for Invasive Species Management
Liz Galli-Noble - Director - Bozeman, MT
Colorado Building Farmers
Project Director - Dawn Thilmany - Longmont, CO
Colorado Department of Agriculture
Don Brown - Commissioner - Broomfield, CO
Colorado Environmental Pesticide Education Program
Colorado State University - Fort Collins, CO
Colorado Forest Legacy Program
Joseph A. Duda - Dupty State Forester - Fort Collins, CO
Colorado Forest Products Program
Kristina Hughes - Program Administrator - Broomfield, CO
Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission
Matt Lepore - Director - Denver, CO
Colorado State Forest Service Golden Field Office
- Golden, CO
Colorado State Forest Service Boulder Field Office
Allen Owen - District Forester - Longmont, CO
Colorado State Forest Service Broomfield Field Office
- Broomfield, CO
Colorado State Forest Service Fort Collins Field Office
Boyd Lebeda - District Forester - Fort Collins, CO
Colorado State Forest Service Fort Morgan Field Office
Boyd Lebeda - Acting District Forester - Fort Morgan, CO
Colorado State Forest Service Franktown Field Office
- Franktown, CO
Colorado State Forest Service Woodland Park Field Office
- Woodland Park, CO
Colorado Tree Farm Program
- Fort Collins, CO
Colorado Wetlands for Wildlife Program
Brian Sullivan - Wetlands Program Coordinator - Fort Collins, CO
Colorado Wildlife Habitat Protection Program
Amanda Nims - Denver, CO
Colorado Wood Utilization and Marketing Program
Susan Matthews - Forest Management Division Supervisor - Fort Collins, CO
Colorado’s Forest Stewardship Program
Susan Matthews - Forest Management Division Supervisor - Fort Collins, CO
Conservation Services Division - Colorado Department of Agriculture
Cindy Lair - State Conservation Program Manager - Broomfield, CO
Cooperative Habitat Improvement Program (CHIP)
Colorado Division of Wildlife - Fort Collins, CO
Forest Agricultural Classification Program
Colorado State Forest Service - Fort Collins, CO
Game Damage Program
Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Denver, CO
Habitat Partnership Program
Pat Tucker - Colorado Parks & Wildlife, State Coordinator - Grand Junction, CO
Hunter Education Shooting Range Small Grant Program
Todd Schmidt, Hunter Education Coordinator - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Denver, CO
Lesser Prairie Chicken Habitat Improvement Program (LPCHIP)
Colorado Parks and WildlifeCO
Lesser Prairie Chicken Range-wide Conservation Plan
Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies - Boise, ID
Mississippi Interstate Cooperative Resource Association
- Marion, IL
Petroleum Storage Tank Fund
Jane Bral - Fund Supervisor - Division of Oil and Public Safety - Denver, CO
Ranching for Wildlife
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Denver, CO
Recovery & Conservation Plans
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Denver, CO
Southern Rockies Fire Science Network (SRFSN)
Gloria Edwards, SRFSN Program Coordinator - Department of Forest and Rangeland Stewardship - Fort Collins, CO
Tammy VerCauteren
Executive Director, Administration - Prairie Partners Program - Fort Collins, CO
The Conservation Plan for Grassland Species
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Denver, CO
Walk-in Access Program
Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Denver, CO
Wetland Wildlife Conservation Program
Brian Sullivan, Wetlands Program Coordinator - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Fort Collins, CO
Water Conservation
Center for ReSource Conservation
Neal Lurie - President - Boulder, CO
Colorado WaterWise
- Denver, CO
Hortau Simplified Irrigation
Doug Larson - Regional Manager - Haxtun, CO
SME Environmental, Inc.
Sean Moore - Principal - Durango, CO
The Colorado Water Trust
- Denver, CO
Water for Colorado
CO
WestWater Research, LLC
Clay Landry - Managing Director - Boise, ID
Water Districts and Associations
Central Colorado Water Conservancy District
Tammy Rusch - Office Manager - Greeley, CO
Colorado Rural Water Association
Tom Wall - Executive Director - Pueblo West, CO
Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District
Greg Silkensen - Assistant Communications Manager - Berthoud, CO
Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District
Margie Medina - Pueblo, CO
St. Vrain and Left Hand Water Conservancy District
Terry Lance - Office Manager - Longmont, CO
The Water Supply & Storage Company
- Fort Collins, CO
Upper South Platte Water Conservancy District
Thomas Wells - Fairplay, CO

 Surface Water Quality

   
Show Articles on Surface Water Quality (10)
Graywater Information Sheet
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As a result of 2013 legislation, we developed Regulation 86: Graywater Control Regulation, which was adopted by the Water Quality Control Commission on November 9, 2015.

 

Colorado Division of Water Resources Surface Water Conditions

This web site provides access to current surface water conditions from gages maintained by the Division of Water Resources, as well as the U.S. Geological Survey and local entities. This web site also provides public access to historical data.  The Colorado Division of Water Resources administers water rights and interstate compact agreements throughout the state. To administer these, the Division maintains a network of stream and reservoir monitoring sites which collect and transmit periodic data values. Find a stream gage

 

How Well Do You Know Your Water Well? Groundwater and Water Wells in Colorado
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This informative booklet has been prepared as a reference guide for private water well owners throughout the state. In it you will find basic information concerning the groundwater that is supplied to you from your private water well.

 

State Oil & Natural Gas Regulations Designed to Protect Water Resources
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This report is designed to equip regulators and policymakers with pertinent data and observations to consider when evaluating and revising rules in their states.

 

EPA Cannot Regulate Stormwater Flow, Only Pollutants in Stormwater
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A federal court held last month that the Environmental Protection Agency cannot regulate storm water flow in setting a total maximum daily load for impaired waters under the Clean Water Act.

 

Water Quality in the West
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Policy Resolution 2014-04: States have jurisdiction over water resource allocation decisions and are responsible for how to balance state water resource needs within Clean Water Act objectives.

 

Water Resource Management in the West
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Policy Resolution 2014-03: As the preeminent authority on water management within their boundaries, states have the right to develop, use, control and distribute the surface water and groundwater located within their boundaries, subject to international treaties and interstate agreements and judicial decrees.

 

The History of Snow Survey and Water Supply Forecasting Interviews with U.S. Department of Agriculture Pioneers
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Just as snow gives the West water, snow surveys give the West’s water users the knowledge needed for successful conservation. Major sectors of the region’s economy—agriculture, industry, recreation, and government—base their water management plans on information from the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Snow Survey and Supply Forecasting Program.& ...

 

Giving Credit Where Credit Is Due - Increasing Landowner Compensation for Ecosystem Services
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This report provides an overview of existing payment programs and markets, and discusses the concepts of bundling and stacking, offer policy recommendations, and provides examples of current efforts to more effectively integrate payment opportunities for landowners.

 

Getting Paid for Stewardship - An Agricultural Community Water Quality Trading Guide
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Agricultural producers are finding opportunities to get paid for their stewardship activities through water quality trading. Generally, they sell the amount of nutrients or sediment reduced by conservation practices.

 

Show Surface Water Quality Organizations & Professionals (165)
There are 165 resources serving Front Range Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Surface Water Quality Organizations & Professionals serving Front Range Region
Biologists / Ecologists
Alan Carpenter, PhD
Land Stewardship Consulting, Inc. - Boulder, CO
Amanda Horvath
WSFR - Fish and Wildlife Branch - Fish & Wildlife Biologist - Lakewood, CO
Anna Schmidt
WSFR - Fish and Wildlife Branch - Fish & Wildlife Biologist - Lakewood, CO
Basin Wildlife Consulting
Rick Danvir - Casper, WY
Bob Hix
Pheasants Forever Inc. - Regional Field Representative - Aurora, CO
Chris Pague
The Nature Conservancy in Colorado - Senior Conservation Ecologist - Denver, CO
David McGillivary
Wildlife and Sport Fish Restoration Program - Chief - Lakewood, CO
Dawn Reeder
Rare Earth Sciences, LLC - Principal Biologist - Paonia, CO
Eco-Asset Solutions & Innovations LLC
William Coleman - Co-Founder & CEO - Redwood City, CA
Eddie Bennett
WSFR - Fish and Wildlife Branch - Fish & Wildlife Biologist - Lakewood, CO
Gillian Bee
Bird Conservancy of the Rockies - Stewardship Director - Fort Collins, CO
Greg Simons
Wildlife Consultants, Inc. - Wildlife Biologist - San Angelo, TX
Jacqueline Trout
WSFR - Lands Branch - Team Leader, Fish and Wildlife Biologist - Lakewood, CO
John Sanderson
The Nature Conservancy in Colorado - Director of Conservation Science - Boulder, CO
Jonathan Lowsky
Colorado Wildlife Science, LLC - Principal Ecologist - Basalt, CO
Judson Spicer
WSFR - Fish and Wildlife Branch - Wildlife Biologist - Lakewood, CO
Kit H. Buell
Buell Environmental LLC - Ecologist - Oak Creek, CO
Lisa Tasker
EM Ecological, LLC - Principal Ecologist - Aspen, CO
Mason, Bruce & Girard, Inc.
James Schriever - Vice President Geospatial Services - Woodland Park, CO
Matt Tobler
Blue Mountain Environmental Consulting, LLC - Natural Resource Specialist/Director - Fort Collins, CO
Otto Jose
WSFR - Fish and Wildlife Branch - Team Leader, Fish & Wildlife Biologist - Lakewood, CO
Patty Knupp
Area Biologist - USDA-NRCS Area Three Office - Pueblo, CO
Riverbend Engineering, LLC.
Chris Philips, MS, PE, CFM - Owner and Senior Scientist - Albuquerque, NM
Roe Ecological Services, LLC
Chris and Kelly Roe - Logan, KS
Roger Wolfe
Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies - Lesser Prairie Chicken Program Manager - Topeka, KS
Ruben Cantu
Wildlife Consultants, Inc. - Certified Wildlife Biologist, Certified Professional Rangeland Management - San Angelo, TX
Seth Gallagher
Sage Grouse Initiative - Field Capacity and Delivery Coordinator - Fort Collins, CO
Stephen R. Wenger
- Glade Park, CO
Steve Boyle
BIO-Logic, Inc. - Principal & Senior Biologist - Montrose, CO
Tammy VerCauteren
Executive Director, Administration - Prairie Partners Program - Fort Collins, CO
Terri Schulz
The Nature Conservancy in Colorado - Director of Landscape Science and Management - Denver, CO
Tim Malloy
TG Malloy Consulting, LLC - Land Planner - Glenwood Springs, CO
Ty Woodward
Private Lands Wildlife Biologist - Woodland Park, CO
West Elks Ecological Consulting
Dawn Barton - Owner, Founder of West Elks, and Principal Biologist - Carbondale, CO
WRS Infrastructure & Environment
- Tampa, FL
Fisheries Biologists
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
Joanne Grady
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Mountain-Prairie Region - Regional AIS Coordinator - Denver, CO
Mike Cotter
WSFR - Fish and Wildlife Branch - Fishery Biologist - Lakewood, CO
Government Agencies
Bureau of Land Management
Department of the Interior - Washington, DC
City of Boulder Open Space and Mountain Parks
Tracy Winfree - OSMP Director - Boulder, CO
City of Fort Collins - Environmental Services Department
Lucinda Smith - Department Head - Fort Collins, CO
Colorado Department of Agriculture
Don Brown - Commissioner - Broomfield, CO
Colorado Department of Natural Resources
Mike King - Executive Director - Denver, CO
Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety
- Denver, CO
Colorado Division of Water Resources
Laura Kalafus - Program Assistant - Denver, CO
Colorado Division of Water Resources Division Office 1
Linda Korf - Program Assistant - Greeley, CO
Colorado Division of Water Resources Division Office 2
Wendy Hunker - Program Assistant - Pueblo, CO
Colorado Ecological Service Field Office - USFWS
Susan Linner - Colorado Field Supervisor - Denver, CO
Colorado NRCS State Office
Clint Evans - State Conservationist - Denver, CO
Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission
Matt Lepore - Director - Denver, CO
Colorado Parks and Wildlife
Bob Broscheid - Director - Denver, CO
Colorado State Forest Service
- Fort Collins, CO
Colorado State Land Board
Mindy Gottsegen - Conservation Services Manager - Denver, CO
Farm Service Agency
USDA - Washington, DC
National Invasive Species Council
U.S. Department of the Interior - Washington, DC
Natural Resources Conservation Service
USDA - Washington, DC
Petroleum Storage Tank Fund
Jane Bral - Fund Supervisor - Division of Oil and Public Safety - Denver, CO
State and Private Forestry
USDA Forest Service - Office of Communication - Washington, DC
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
- Washington, DC
U.S. Department of Agriculture
- Washington, DC
U.S. Forest Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture - Washington, DC
United States Fish and Wildlife Service
Department of the Interior - Washington, DC
USDA Colorado Farm Service Agency (FSA)
Leland Swenson - State Executive Director - Denver, CO
Western Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies
- Cheyenne, WY
Western Governors’ Association
James Ogsbury - Executive Director - Denver, CO
Riparian and Wetlands Specialists
3 Quarter Circle Land and Water Co.
Casey Kemp - President - Greenwood Village, CO
Barry Rhea
Rhea Environmental Consulting - Owner, primary consultant - Mancos, CO
Bishop-Brogden Associates, Inc.
Joy E. Barnett - Office Manager - Englewood, CO
Daniel B. Stephens & Associates, Inc.
Janet Wolfe - Director of Marketing and Communications - Albuquerque, NM
Dawn Reeder
Rare Earth Sciences, LLC - Principal Biologist - Paonia, CO
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
ESCO Associates Inc.
David Buckner, PhD - Boulder, CO
John Sanderson
The Nature Conservancy in Colorado - Director of Conservation Science - Boulder, CO
Jonathan E. Jones, P.E., D.WRE
CEO and President - Wright Water Engineers - Denver, CO
Kenneth R. Wright, P.E., D.WRE
Chief Financial Officer and Principal Engineer - Wright Water Engineers - Denver, CO
Marstel-Day, LLC
- Fredericksburg, VA
Mason, Bruce & Girard, Inc.
James Schriever - Vice President Geospatial Services - Woodland Park, CO
Matt Tobler
Blue Mountain Environmental Consulting, LLC - Natural Resource Specialist/Director - Fort Collins, CO
Robert Veldman
K·Coe Conservation - Land Consultant - Loveland, CO
SME Environmental, Inc.
Sean Moore - Principal - Durango, CO
Society for Range Management
- Littleton, CO
T. Andrew Earles, Ph.D., P.E., D.WRE, CPESC
Vice President of Water Resources - Wright Water Engineers - Denver, CO
Wayne F. Lorenz, P.E.
Chief Engineer - Wright Water Engineers - Denver, CO
Soil / Water Testing Labs
Brink Inc.
Philip Brink, CEP - Erie, CO
Brink, Inc.
Phil Brink, CEP - Erie, CO
DBSA Soil Testing & Research Laboratory
Joleen Hines - Laboratory Manager - Albuquerque, NM
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
Perry Agricultural Laboratory
- Bowling Green, MO
Resource Analytical & Management Group, LLC
Billy K. Lemons - President & Principal Consultant - Nacogdoches, TX
TPS Lab
- Edinburg, TX
State Funding / Technical Resources
Center for Invasive Species Management
Liz Galli-Noble - Director - Bozeman, MT
Colorado Building Farmers
Project Director - Dawn Thilmany - Longmont, CO
Colorado Department of Agriculture
Don Brown - Commissioner - Broomfield, CO
Colorado Environmental Pesticide Education Program
Colorado State University - Fort Collins, CO
Colorado Forest Legacy Program
Joseph A. Duda - Dupty State Forester - Fort Collins, CO
Colorado Forest Products Program
Kristina Hughes - Program Administrator - Broomfield, CO
Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission
Matt Lepore - Director - Denver, CO
Colorado State Forest Service Golden Field Office
- Golden, CO
Colorado State Forest Service Boulder Field Office
Allen Owen - District Forester - Longmont, CO
Colorado State Forest Service Broomfield Field Office
- Broomfield, CO
Colorado State Forest Service Fort Collins Field Office
Boyd Lebeda - District Forester - Fort Collins, CO
Colorado State Forest Service Fort Morgan Field Office
Boyd Lebeda - Acting District Forester - Fort Morgan, CO
Colorado State Forest Service Franktown Field Office
- Franktown, CO
Colorado State Forest Service Woodland Park Field Office
- Woodland Park, CO
Colorado Tree Farm Program
- Fort Collins, CO
Colorado Wetlands for Wildlife Program
Brian Sullivan - Wetlands Program Coordinator - Fort Collins, CO
Colorado Wildlife Habitat Protection Program
Amanda Nims - Denver, CO
Colorado Wood Utilization and Marketing Program
Susan Matthews - Forest Management Division Supervisor - Fort Collins, CO
Colorado’s Forest Stewardship Program
Susan Matthews - Forest Management Division Supervisor - Fort Collins, CO
Conservation Services Division - Colorado Department of Agriculture
Cindy Lair - State Conservation Program Manager - Broomfield, CO
Cooperative Habitat Improvement Program (CHIP)
Colorado Division of Wildlife - Fort Collins, CO
Forest Agricultural Classification Program
Colorado State Forest Service - Fort Collins, CO
Game Damage Program
Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Denver, CO
Habitat Partnership Program
Pat Tucker - Colorado Parks & Wildlife, State Coordinator - Grand Junction, CO
Hunter Education Shooting Range Small Grant Program
Todd Schmidt, Hunter Education Coordinator - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Denver, CO
Lesser Prairie Chicken Habitat Improvement Program (LPCHIP)
Colorado Parks and WildlifeCO
Lesser Prairie Chicken Range-wide Conservation Plan
Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies - Boise, ID
Mississippi Interstate Cooperative Resource Association
- Marion, IL
Petroleum Storage Tank Fund
Jane Bral - Fund Supervisor - Division of Oil and Public Safety - Denver, CO
Ranching for Wildlife
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Denver, CO
Recovery & Conservation Plans
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Denver, CO
Southern Rockies Fire Science Network (SRFSN)
Gloria Edwards, SRFSN Program Coordinator - Department of Forest and Rangeland Stewardship - Fort Collins, CO
Tammy VerCauteren
Executive Director, Administration - Prairie Partners Program - Fort Collins, CO
The Conservation Plan for Grassland Species
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Denver, CO
Walk-in Access Program
Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Denver, CO
Wetland Wildlife Conservation Program
Brian Sullivan, Wetlands Program Coordinator - Colorado Parks and Wildlife - Fort Collins, CO
Water Conservation
Center for ReSource Conservation
Neal Lurie - President - Boulder, CO
Colorado WaterWise
- Denver, CO
Hortau Simplified Irrigation
Doug Larson - Regional Manager - Haxtun, CO
SME Environmental, Inc.
Sean Moore - Principal - Durango, CO
The Colorado Water Trust
- Denver, CO
Water for Colorado
CO
WestWater Research, LLC
Clay Landry - Managing Director - Boise, ID
Water Districts and Associations
Central Colorado Water Conservancy District
Tammy Rusch - Office Manager - Greeley, CO
Colorado Rural Water Association
Tom Wall - Executive Director - Pueblo West, CO
Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District
Greg Silkensen - Assistant Communications Manager - Berthoud, CO
Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District
Margie Medina - Pueblo, CO
St. Vrain and Left Hand Water Conservancy District
Terry Lance - Office Manager - Longmont, CO
The Water Supply & Storage Company
- Fort Collins, CO
Upper South Platte Water Conservancy District
Thomas Wells - Fairplay, CO
Wildlife / Habitat Specialists
Barry Rhea
Rhea Environmental Consulting - Owner, primary consultant - Mancos, CO
Basin Wildlife Consulting
Rick Danvir - Casper, WY
Conservation Science Partners - Colorado Headquarters
Brett Dickson, PhD - President & Chief Scientist - Fort Collins, CO
Dan Prenzlow
Colorado Parks & Wildlife - Southeast Region Manager - Colorado Springs, CO
Dawn Reeder
Rare Earth Sciences, LLC - Principal Biologist - Paonia, CO
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
ESCO Associates Inc.
David Buckner, PhD - Boulder, CO
Frederick Environmental Consulting, LLC
David Frederick - Pagosa Springs, CO
George Miksch Sutton Avian Research Center (Sutton Center)
- Bartlesville, OK
Greg Simons
Wildlife Consultants, Inc. - Wildlife Biologist - San Angelo, TX
Headwaters Partners, LLC
Travis Morse - Denver, CO
Kit H. Buell
Buell Environmental LLC - Ecologist - Oak Creek, CO
Lannie B. Philley, AFM
Delta Land & Farm Mgmt Co, LLC - Appraiser, Manager - Mer Rouge, LA
Mason, Bruce & Girard, Inc.
James Schriever - Vice President Geospatial Services - Woodland Park, CO
Patty Knupp
Area Biologist - USDA-NRCS Area Three Office - Pueblo, CO
Playa Lakes Joint Venture (PLJV)
- Lafayette, CO
Robert Veldman
K·Coe Conservation - Land Consultant - Loveland, CO
Roe Ecological Services, LLC
Chris and Kelly Roe - Logan, KS
Roger Wolfe
Western Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies - Lesser Prairie Chicken Program Manager - Topeka, KS
Ruben Cantu
Wildlife Consultants, Inc. - Certified Wildlife Biologist, Certified Professional Rangeland Management - San Angelo, TX
Seth Gallagher
Sage Grouse Initiative - Field Capacity and Delivery Coordinator - Fort Collins, CO
SME Environmental, Inc.
Sean Moore - Principal - Durango, CO
Society for Range Management
- Littleton, CO
Steve Boyle
BIO-Logic, Inc. - Principal & Senior Biologist - Montrose, CO
Terri Schulz
The Nature Conservancy in Colorado - Director of Landscape Science and Management - Denver, CO

 Waste Water

   
Show Articles on Waste Water (4)
Graywater Reuse and Rainwater Harvesting
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Graywater refers to the reuse of water drained from baths, showers, washing machines, and sinks (household wastewater excluding toilet wastes) for irrigation and other water conservation applications.

 

Graywater Information Sheet
By:

As a result of 2013 legislation, we developed Regulation 86: Graywater Control Regulation, which was adopted by the Water Quality Control Commission on November 9, 2015.

 

How Well Do You Know Your Water Well? Groundwater and Water Wells in Colorado
By:

This informative booklet has been prepared as a reference guide for private water well owners throughout the state. In it you will find basic information concerning the groundwater that is supplied to you from your private water well.

 

Water Quality in the West
By:

Policy Resolution 2014-04: States have jurisdiction over water resource allocation decisions and are responsible for how to balance state water resource needs within Clean Water Act objectives.

 

Show Waste Water Organizations & Professionals (27)
There are 27 resources serving Front Range Region in the following categories:
map itMap of Waste Water Organizations & Professionals serving Front Range Region
EPA Programs
Clean Water Act Section 319
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Washington, DC
Clean Water State Revolving Fund
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Washington, DC
Five-Star Restoration Program
Myra Price - USEPA Wetlands Division - Washington, DC
Green Project Reserve
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Washington, DC
National Menu of Stormwater Best Management Practices-NPDES
Deborah G. Nagle - Division Director - Washington, DC
Source Reduction Assistance Grant Program
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Washington, DC
Surf Your Watershed
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Washington, DC
The Pesticide Stewardship Alliance
- St. Louis, MO
Urban Waters Small Grants
Environmental Protection Agency - Washington, DC
Western Regional Air Partnership (WRAP)
Dan Johnson - Executive Director - Seattle, WA
Wetlands Program Development Grants
Myra Price - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency - Washington, DC
Soil / Water Testing Labs
Brink Inc.
Philip Brink, CEP - Erie, CO
Brink, Inc.
Phil Brink, CEP - Erie, CO
DBSA Soil Testing & Research Laboratory
Joleen Hines - Laboratory Manager - Albuquerque, NM
Ecoresource Solutions Inc
Tony Byrne - President/Principal Ecologist - Arvada, CO
Perry Agricultural Laboratory
- Bowling Green, MO
Resource Analytical & Management Group, LLC
Billy K. Lemons - President & Principal Consultant - Nacogdoches, TX
TPS Lab
- Edinburg, TX
Waste Management Specialists
BigBelly Solar Compacting Trash Receptacle
- Needham, MA
EarthCare Technologies Inc.
Phil Fredericks - Owner - West Fork, AR
Water Districts and Associations
Central Colorado Water Conservancy District
Tammy Rusch - Office Manager - Greeley, CO
Colorado Rural Water Association
Tom Wall - Executive Director - Pueblo West, CO
Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District
Greg Silkensen - Assistant Communications Manager - Berthoud, CO
Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District
Margie Medina - Pueblo, CO
St. Vrain and Left Hand Water Conservancy District
Terry Lance - Office Manager - Longmont, CO
The Water Supply & Storage Company
- Fort Collins, CO
Upper South Platte Water Conservancy District
Thomas Wells - Fairplay, CO

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Agricultural Chemicals and Groundwater Protection Program
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The Agricultural Chemicals and Groundwater Protection Program was created to protect groundwater and the environment from impairment or degradation due to the improper use of agricultural chemicals while allowing for their proper and correct use.

 

State Oil & Natural Gas Regulations Designed to Protect Water Resources
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This report is designed to equip regulators and policymakers with pertinent data and observations to consider when evaluating and revising rules in their states.

 

Lawn Irrigation Guide - An Easy Way to Save Water
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Lawn irrigation accounts for nearly half of homeowner water usage. Many homeowners irrigate too often and for too short a period to meet lawn and especially landscaping (tree and shrub) needs.

 

New Study Improves Drought Prediction Methods
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A new study by researchers at Oklahoma State University’s Department of Plant and Soil Sciences may well improve the predictability of seasonal droughts and provide a better way for farmers to determine when drought conditions are likely to occur.

 

Conducting a Household Water Audit

Conducting a water audit can help you save money by reducing your home water bill (and sewer bill if you are connected to a public sewer system).& ...

 

Water Quality in the West
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Policy Resolution 2014-04: States have jurisdiction over water resource allocation decisions and are responsible for how to balance state water resource needs within Clean Water Act objectives.

 

Water Resource Management in the West
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Policy Resolution 2014-03: As the preeminent authority on water management within their boundaries, states have the right to develop, use, control and distribute the surface water and groundwater located within their boundaries, subject to international treaties and interstate agreements and judicial decrees.

 

Recommendations for Responsible Oil and Gas Development
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This report outlines sportsmen’s recommendations for responsible energy development in the Rocky Mountain West—a platform and prescription for development that accommodates our energy needs without sacrificing our Western heritage.

 

Water Transfers in the West - Projects, Trends, and Leading Practices in Voluntary Water Trading
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Provides an overview on how the region can help meet growing demands for water with voluntary market-based sales and leases of water rights.

 

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Colorado Division of Water Resources Surface Water Conditions

This web site provides access to current surface water conditions from gages maintained by the Division of Water Resources, as well as the U.S. Geological Survey and local entities. This web site also provides public access to historical data.  The Colorado Division of Water Resources administers water rights and interstate compact agreements throughout the state. To administer these, the Division maintains a network of stream and reservoir monitoring sites which collect and transmit periodic data values. Find a stream gage

 

Guide to Well Permits, Water Rights, and Water Administration
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By law, every new well in the state that diverts ground water must have a well permit. In order to obtain a permit, a person must file an application for approval of a permit with the State Engineer.& ...

 

Water Resource Management in the West
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Policy Resolution 2014-03: As the preeminent authority on water management within their boundaries, states have the right to develop, use, control and distribute the surface water and groundwater located within their boundaries, subject to international treaties and interstate agreements and judicial decrees.

 

Water Transfers in the West - Projects, Trends, and Leading Practices in Voluntary Water Trading
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Colorado Division of Water Resources
Laura Kalafus - Program Assistant - Denver, CO
Colorado Division of Water Resources Division Office 1
Linda Korf - Program Assistant - Greeley, CO
Colorado Division of Water Resources Division Office 2
Wendy Hunker - Program Assistant - Pueblo, CO
Daniel B. Stephens & Associates, Inc.
Janet Wolfe - Director of Marketing and Communications - Albuquerque, NM
Wayne Howard
Terra West Real Estate Services - Broker / Owner - Greeley, CO
Water Rights Attorneys
Alison E. Wente
Holland & Hart LLP - Associate - Aspen, CO
Alison I.D. Gorsevski, Esq.
Moses, Wittemyer, Harrison and Woodruff, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Alix Joseph
Burns, Figa & Will - Shareholder - Greenwood Village, CO
Amanda Hemmerich
Burns, Figa & Will - Associate - Greenwood Village, CO
Andrea A. Kehrl
Vranesh and Raisch, LLP - Boulder, CO
Barney White
Petros & White, LLC - Denver, CO
Bernie Gehris
Burns, Figa & Will - Special Counsel - Greenwood Village, CO
Bradford R. Benning
Petrock & Fendel, P.C. - Associate - Denver, CO
Cameron A. Grant
Lyons Gaddis Kahn Hall Jeffers Dworak & Grant PC - Longmont, CO
Carolyn Steffl
Moses, Wittemyer, Harrison and Woodruff, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Chris Thorne
Holland & Hart - Partner - Denver, CO
Christopher L. Geiger
Balcomb & Green, P.C. - Partner - Glenwood Springs, CO
Christopher R. Stork
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Basalt, CO
Corina A. Hach
Porzak, Browning & Bushong, LLP - Boulder, CO
Courtney Shephard
Burns, Figa & Will - Associate - Greenwood Village, CO
Danielle L. Van Arsdale
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Basalt, CO
David C. Hallford
Balcomb & Green, P.C. - Partner - Glenwood Springs, CO
David F. Bower
Johnson & Repucci LLP - Louisville, CO
David Lawrence Kueter
Harvey W. Curtis & Associates - Attorney - Englewood, CO
David P. Claiborne
Sawtooth Law Offices, PLLC - Principal - Boise, ID
Elijah Jimmerson
Burns, Figa & Will - Associate - Greenwood Village, CO
Eliza F. Hillhouse
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
Felt Houghton & Culichia, LLC
James W. Culichia - Colorado Springs, CO
Frederick A. Fendel
Petrock & Fendel, P.C. - Partner/shareholder - Denver, CO
Gabriella Stockmayer
Dietze and Davis, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Gary L. Greer
Sherman & Howard L.L.C. - Denver, CO
Glenn E. Porzak
Porzak, Browning & Bushong, LLP - Boulder, CO
Gregory J Cucrola
Law Offices of Gregory J Cucarola - Sterling, CO
Gregory K. Hoskin
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
Harvey W. Curtis
Harvey W. Curtis & Associates - Englewood, CO
Jack D. Palma, II
Holland & Hart LLP - Of Counsel - Cheyenne, WY
James J. Petrock
Petrock & Fendel, P.C. - Partner/shareholder - Denver, CO
Jana Houghteling
Burns, Figa & Will - Associate - Greenwood Village, CO
Janet N. Harris
Holland & Hart LLP - Partner - Denver, CO
Jason M. Groves
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Basalt, CO
Jefferson V. Houpt
Beattie, Chadwick & Houpt, LLP - Glenwood Springs, CO
Jeffrey J. Kahn
Lyons Gaddis Kahn Hall Jeffers Dworak & Grant PC - Longmont, CO
Jenifer E. Scoggin
Holland & Hart LLP - Of Counsel - Cheyenne, WY
Jenna H. Keller
Keller Law, LLC - Craig, CO
Jennifer M. DiLalla
Moses, Wittemyer, Harrison and Woodruff, P.C. - Boulder, CO
John P. Justus
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
John T. Howe
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
Karen L. Henderson
Porzak, Browning & Bushong, LLP - Boulder, CO
Karl F. Kumli III
Dietze and Davis, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Kate Ryan
Berg Hill Greenleaf Ruscitti - Attorney - Boulder, CO
Kent Holsinger
Holsinger Law, LLC - Denver, CO
Kevin J. Kinnear
Porzak, Browning & Bushong, LLP - Boulder, CO
Kevin L. Patrick
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Aspen, CO
Kristin Howse Moseley
Porzak, Browning & Bushong, LLP - Boulder, CO
Kylie J. Crandall
Holland & Hart - Associate - Boulder, CO
L. Richard (Dick) Bratton
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, Professional Corporation - Gunnison, CO
Leah K. Martinsson
Berg Hill Greenleaf & Ruscitti LLP - Special Counsel - Boulder, CO
Lori Potter
Kaplan, Kirsch, Rockwell LLP - Partner - Denver, CO
Mark D. Detsky
Dietze and Davis, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Matthew s. Poznanovic
Petrock & Fendel, P.C. - Partner/shareholder - Denver, CO
Meghan N. Winokur
Holland & Hart LLP - Associate - Aspen, CO
Michael Browning
Porzak, Browning & Bushong, LLP - Boulder, CO
Michael C. Dawson
O'Hayre Dawson P.C. - Gunnison, CO
Mountain States Legal Foundation
William Perry Pendley - President and COO - Lakewood, CO
Murray D. Feldman
Holland & Hart - Partner - Boise, ID
Olivia D. Lucas
Faegre Baker Daniels - Counsel - Denver, CO
Patrick, Miller and Noto
- Aspen, CO
Paul D. Phillips
Holland & Hart LLP - Partner - Denver, CO
Paul L. Noto
Patrick, Miller aned Noto - Basalt, CO
Paul M. Seby
Holland & Hart - Partner - Denver, CO
Peter D. Nichols
Berg Hill Greenleaf Ruscitti, LLP - Partner - Boulder, CO
Peter Thomas, Esq
Praxidice Law - Principal and Founder - Aspen, CO
Richard J. Mehren
Moses, Wittemyer, Harrison and Woodruff, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Robert M. O'Hayre
O'Hayre Dawson P.C. - Gunnison, CO
Robert Noone
Noone Law Firm - Glenwood Springs, CO
Sara M. Dunn
Balcomb & Green, P.C. - Partner - Glenwood Springs, CO
Scott C. Miller
Patrick, Miller and Noto - Basalt, CO
Scott Clark
Burns, Figa & Will - Shareholder - Greenwood Village, CO
Scott Grosscup
Balcomb & Green, P.C. - Partner - Glenwood Springs, CO
Star L. Waring
Dietze and Davis, P.C. - Boulder, CO
Steve Leonhardt
Burns, Figa & Will - Shareholder - Greenwood Village, CO
Steven J. Bushong
Porzak, Browning & Bushong, LLP - Boulder, CO
Steven P. Jeffers
Lyons Gaddis Kahn Hall Jeffers Dworak & Grant PC - Longmont, CO
Tom Hicks
- Attorney at Law - San Francisco, CA
William A. Hillhouse II
Hoskin Farina & Kampf, PC - Grand Junction, CO
William D. Wombacher
Porzak, Browning & Bushong, LLP - Boulder, CO
William H. Caile
Holland & Hart - Of Counsel - Denver, CO
 

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Irrigation And Groundwater News Items
Trump Approves Colorado River Drought Plan - Water Online
4/22/2019 2:31:45 AM
Trump Approves Colorado River Drought Plan    Water Online Some of the American West's most critical sources for drinking water have received new government protection.

Trump signs Colorado River drought plan - coloradopolitics.com
4/17/2019 11:13:00 AM
Trump signs Colorado River drought plan    coloradopolitics.com President Donald Trump has signed a plan to cut back on the use of water from the Colorado River.

President Trump Signs Colorado River Drought Plan - K2 Radio
4/17/2019 9:02:00 AM
President Trump Signs Colorado River Drought Plan    K2 Radio PHOENIX (AP) — President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed a plan to cut back on the use of water from the Colorado River, which serves 40 million people in ...

Trump Signed Off On The Colorado River Drought Plan. Now The Cutback Negotiations Begin - Colorado Public Radio
4/16/2019 9:09:32 PM
Trump Signed Off On The Colorado River Drought Plan. Now The Cutback Negotiations Begin    Colorado Public Radio President Donald Trump on Tuesday signed a plan to cut back on the use of water from the Colorado River, which serves 40 million people in the U.S. West.

States set plans for declining Colorado River flows - New Mexico Political Report
4/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
States set plans for declining Colorado River flows    New Mexico Political Report This week, Congress passed a bill directing the Secretary of the U.S. Department of the Interior to implement an agreement worked out by states that rely on ...

Congress authorizes Colorado River drought plan with unanimous approval from Arizona lawmakers - AZCentral
4/8/2019 3:00:00 AM
Congress authorizes Colorado River drought plan with unanimous approval from Arizona lawmakers    AZCentral Arizona lawmakers are racing to be the first to pass a bill that would allow the feds to approve a needed drought plan for Colorado River water.

Colorado School Creates Water Treatment Technology Hub - Water Quality Products
4/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado School Creates Water Treatment Technology Hub    Water Quality Products The Colorado School of Mines recently celebrated the grand opening of a new 10000 sq ft research facility in Denver that will pave the way for greater ...

Colorado River Basin states agree on 'pain-sharing' plan to deal with drought affecting 40 million Americans - Discover Magazine
3/30/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado River Basin states agree on 'pain-sharing' plan to deal with drought affecting 40 million Americans    Discover Magazine For the 40 million people who depend on water from the Colorado River Basin, including me, there's no escaping this stark reality: Our thirst for water exceeds ...

Here's what the Colorado River deal will do, and why some criticize Arizona's approach - AZCentral
3/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
Here's what the Colorado River deal will do, and why some criticize Arizona's approach    AZCentral Arizona water officials tout their Colorado River drought plan as a historic step forward. Critics see drawbacks and missed opportunities.

Bid To Secure Cash For The Salton Sea Stalls Colorado River Drought Plan - Colorado Public Radio
2/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Bid To Secure Cash For The Salton Sea Stalls Colorado River Drought Plan    Colorado Public Radio The Imperial Irrigation District is the largest single recipient of Colorado River water, with 3.1 million-acre feet of California's 4.4 million-acre entitlement under ...

This Is How One Family Tries to Makes Sense of Losing Its Colorado River Water - Mother Jones
2/24/2019 3:00:00 AM
This Is How One Family Tries to Makes Sense of Losing Its Colorado River Water    Mother Jones This story was originally published by High Country News. It appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. The furrows in a 60-acre patch of dirt on ...

One family makes sense of losing its Colorado River water - High Country News
2/21/2019 3:00:00 AM
One family makes sense of losing its Colorado River water    High Country News The furrows in a 60-acre patch of dirt on Rodney and Tiffany Shedd's Arizona farm still hold cotton scraps from last year's crop. This year, that patch will stay ...

Facing cutbacks on the Colorado River, Arizona farmers look to groundwater to stay in business - AZCentral
2/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
Facing cutbacks on the Colorado River, Arizona farmers look to groundwater to stay in business    AZCentral Farmers in Pinal County are first in line for water cuts under Arizona's drought plan. Without the Colorado River, growers will rely on groundwater.

In Era of Drought, Phoenix Prepares for a Future Without Colorado River Water - Yale Environment 360
2/7/2019 3:00:00 AM
In Era of Drought, Phoenix Prepares for a Future Without Colorado River Water    Yale Environment 360 Once criticized for being a profligate user of water, fast-growing Phoenix has taken some major steps — including banking water in underground reservoirs, ...

What's next for the parched Colorado? The latest on the West's drought drama. - Grist
2/4/2019 3:00:00 AM
What's next for the parched Colorado? The latest on the West's drought drama.    Grist A major deadline just passed without unanimous agreement among Western states over the future of the Colorado River, so the federal government is one step ...

How Arizona's drought plan will spread the pain to farms, cities, tribes, developers - Arizona Daily Star
2/3/2019 3:00:00 AM
How Arizona's drought plan will spread the pain to farms, cities, tribes, developers    Arizona Daily Star “Everyone will feel pain” was the mantra emanating from supporters of Arizona's drought plan for the Colorado River as it wound through the Legislature.

With Colorado River water shortages looming, feds will intervene on drought plan - Los Angeles Times
2/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
With Colorado River water shortages looming, feds will intervene on drought plan    Los Angeles Times After two states fail to sign off on a plan to cope with water shortages on the Colorado River, the feds say they will develop their own plans.

Running Dry: New Strategies for Conserving Water on the Colorado - Yale Environment 360
1/31/2019 3:00:00 AM
Running Dry: New Strategies for Conserving Water on the Colorado    Yale Environment 360 Communities along the Colorado River are facing a new era of drought and water shortages that is threatening their future. With an official water emergency ...

Arizona lawmakers debate Colorado River drought plan - Associated Press
1/29/2019 3:00:00 AM
Arizona lawmakers debate Colorado River drought plan    Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) — A multi-state agreement to conserve Colorado River water took an important step forward Tuesday as a key legislative panel signed off in ...

Western States Near Deadline for Colorado River Drought Plan - U.S. News & World Report
1/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Western States Near Deadline for Colorado River Drought Plan    U.S. News & World Report FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Western states are watching with interest as Arizona comes up against a deadline to approve a plan to ensure a key reservoir doesn't ...

Groundwater Levels Declining in Colorado River - Water & Wastes Digest
1/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
Groundwater Levels Declining in Colorado River    Water & Wastes Digest A restoration site in Colorado River Delta is one of three south of the U.S.- Mexico border along the last miles of the Colorado River. There, a small amount of ...

As a shortage looms, groundwater takes on added importance in the Colorado River Delta - AZCentral
1/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
As a shortage looms, groundwater takes on added importance in the Colorado River Delta    AZCentral Some Colorado River water has been set aside for restoring the Delta in Mexico, but success could depend on groundwater.

With Jan. 31 deadline looming, water legislation takes shape in Arizona - AZCentral
1/18/2019 3:00:00 AM
With Jan. 31 deadline looming, water legislation takes shape in Arizona    AZCentral Arizona lawmakers are taking up legislation that would enable the state to participate in a Colorado River drought plan. They're facing a tight deadline.

With 15 Days to Go, Draft Legislation for Arizona Drought Plan Emerges - Phoenix New Times
1/17/2019 3:00:00 AM
With 15 Days to Go, Draft Legislation for Arizona Drought Plan Emerges    Phoenix New Times After months of roller-coaster negotiations, Arizona finally has the makings of legislation that would allow it to take part in a regional plan to prevent the Colorado ...

Pinal County is about to use a lot more groundwater. And, yes, that's as bad as it sounds - AZCentral
12/28/2018 3:00:00 AM
Pinal County is about to use a lot more groundwater. And, yes, that's as bad as it sounds    AZCentral As Colorado River water evaporates, everyone in Pinal County may soon be drinking from the same pot.

Environmental Water Transactions in the Colorado River Basin - Stanford Report
12/19/2018 3:00:00 AM
Environmental Water Transactions in the Colorado River Basin    Stanford Report The voluntary transfer of water rights (or portions of water rights) to environmental uses, including streamflow and wetlands, is an effective way to restore aquatic ...

Southwestern U.S. states get deadline for Colorado River water deal as shortage looms in 2020 - The Denver Post
12/13/2018 3:00:00 AM
Southwestern U.S. states get deadline for Colorado River water deal as shortage looms in 2020    The Denver Post The head of the federal agency controlling the Colorado River said Thursday the U.S. government will impose unprecedented restrictions on water supplies to ...

Colorado River drought plan gets CAP support; heading to Arizona lawmakers - Arizona Daily Star
12/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado River drought plan gets CAP support; heading to Arizona lawmakers    Arizona Daily Star A $135 million plan to keep Lake Mead from falling too low appears headed to the Arizona Legislature after getting unanimous support from the board governing ...

Back to the future: New CAP drought plan puts farmers back on groundwater - Arizona Daily Star
12/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
Back to the future: New CAP drought plan puts farmers back on groundwater    Arizona Daily Star PHOENIX — A new plan to deal with less Colorado River water being available for Arizona would give Pinal County farmers the same amount of water as ...

New Arizona drought plan would put Pinal farmers back on groundwater - Arizona Daily Star
12/1/2018 3:00:00 AM
New Arizona drought plan would put Pinal farmers back on groundwater    Arizona Daily Star PHOENIX — A new plan to deal with less Colorado River water being available for Arizona would give Pinal County farmers the same amount of water as ...

Arizona is on the brink of setting off another Colorado River water war - AZCentral
11/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
Arizona is on the brink of setting off another Colorado River water war    AZCentral Opinion: Arizona loses every time it blunders into a Colorado River war, former Gov. Bruce Babbitt says. We cannot do that this time with the Drought ...

Pinal County water battle jeopardizing Colorado River drought plan - Arizona Daily Star
11/5/2018 3:00:00 AM
Pinal County water battle jeopardizing Colorado River drought plan    Arizona Daily Star There's a wide gap between Pinal County farmers and the Gila River Indians over how to protect the Colorado River and Lake Mead.

Colorado River Crisis Demands Focus on Farm Conservation Programs - News Deeply
10/22/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado River Crisis Demands Focus on Farm Conservation Programs    News Deeply Small programs can go a long way to save water and help farmers survive the coming shortages on the Colorado River. These should be the next focus for ...

Central Colorado Water Conservancy District makes long-term water plans with $48.7M bond issue - Greeley Tribune
10/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
Central Colorado Water Conservancy District makes long-term water plans with $48.7M bond issue    Greeley Tribune The future of three major Central Colorado Water Conservancy District projects will be the hands of 14391 Weld County voters this November as they decide ...

Pinal County Farmers Resist Abrupt Cutoff Of Colorado River Water - KJZZ
10/5/2018 3:00:00 AM
Pinal County Farmers Resist Abrupt Cutoff Of Colorado River Water    KJZZ PART 2: Phoenix Prepares For The Worst Amid Looming Colorado River ShortageArizona is in the midst of critical negotiations over water.

Central Colorado Water Conservancy District puts $48.7 million bond question on ballot - Greeley Tribune
9/12/2018 3:00:00 AM
Central Colorado Water Conservancy District puts $48.7 million bond question on ballot    Greeley Tribune Central Colorado Water Conservancy District Executive Director Randy Ray last week looks over the land near Wiggins where officials plan to build the Robert ...

Why One Arizona County Could Upend the Southwest's Drought Plan - News Deeply
8/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
Why One Arizona County Could Upend the Southwest's Drought Plan    News Deeply Serious water shortages on the Colorado River could be less than two years away, according to new federal estimates. Yet after 19 years of drought, just 500 ...

The water under Colorado’s Eastern Plains is running dry as farmers keep irrigating “great American desert” - The Denver Post
10/8/2017 3:00:00 AM
The water under Colorado’s Eastern Plains is running dry as farmers keep irrigating “great American desert”    The Denver Post WRAY — Colorado farmers who defied nature's limits and nourished a pastoral paradise by irrigating drought-prone prairie are pushing ahead in the face of ...

It Takes A Village — And A Lot Of Money — To Save An Aquifer - KUNC
9/25/2017 3:00:00 AM
It Takes A Village — And A Lot Of Money — To Save An Aquifer    KUNC In the summer of 2002, water pumps in Colorado's San Luis Valley stopped working. The center pivot sprinklers that coax shoots from the dry soil and turn.

Ogallala Groundwater Study Will Set Stage for Colorado Water Conservation Debate - Circle of Blue WaterNews
9/9/2014 3:00:00 AM
Ogallala Groundwater Study Will Set Stage for Colorado Water Conservation Debate    Circle of Blue WaterNews Farmers want to know the economic and social ramifications of reducing groundwater use. Colorado Ogallala Aquifer groundwater irrigation water conservation ...

Surface Water Quality News Items
Protect Colorado's clean air | Columns - The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
4/7/2019 6:35:15 AM
Protect Colorado's clean air | Columns    The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel When folks think of Colorado, snow-capped mountain peaks, rushing rivers and the beauty of wildflower valleys come to mind, not visible pockets of air pollution ...

As wildfires rage in Colorado high country, authorities try to protect watersheds from contamination - The Denver Post
7/2/2018 3:00:00 AM
As wildfires rage in Colorado high country, authorities try to protect watersheds from contamination    The Denver Post In what is already a raging wildfire season, forest *service* and water officials in Colorado are working to protect the state's watersheds from contamination.

Human waste taints Animas - The Durango Herald
2/27/2015 3:00:00 AM
Human waste taints Animas    The Durango Herald Elevated levels of bacteria from human waste have been found in the Animas River at the Colorado and New Mexico border for the first time.

Lee Leffingwell says treated wastewater put into Colorado River is of higher quality than Lake Austin - PolitiFact
1/21/2013 3:00:00 AM
Lee Leffingwell says treated wastewater put into Colorado River is of higher quality than Lake Austin    PolitiFact Austin get its water from the Colorado River and puts its treated wastewater into the river, Mayor Lee Leffingwell reminded colleagues at a Dec. 13, 2012, Austin ...

Waste Water News Items
LETTERS: 'Unplanned' filled with love and hope; clean up Colorado Springs - Colorado Springs Gazette
4/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
LETTERS: 'Unplanned' filled with love and hope; clean up Colorado Springs    Colorado Springs Gazette Ever since the Supreme Court's 1973 rulings, leaders of the lucrative abortion business have been lying to customers and staff. This is apparent in the ...

Colorado School Creates Water Treatment Technology Hub - Water Quality Products
4/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado School Creates Water Treatment Technology Hub    Water Quality Products The Colorado School of Mines recently celebrated the grand opening of a new 10000 sq ft research facility in Denver that will pave the way for greater ...

Court Ruling: Feds Illegally Approved Colorado Gas Drilling in Elk Habitat - Center for Biological Diversity
3/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
Court Ruling: Feds Illegally Approved Colorado Gas Drilling in Elk Habitat    Center for Biological Diversity DENVER— A federal judge ruled today that the U.S. Bureau of Land Management and U.S. Forest *Service* illegally approved two adjacent natural-gas drilling ...

Letter: Reform COGCC to prioritize public health and environment - Glenwood Springs Post Independent
3/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
Letter: Reform COGCC to prioritize public health and environment    Glenwood Springs Post Independent Battlement Mesa, offers an example of why we need COGCC (Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission) reform and why Senate Bill 181 must pass.

California water agencies fight over multistate drought plan - Thegardenisland.com
3/11/2019 3:00:00 AM
California water agencies fight over multistate drought plan    Thegardenisland.com In this July 28, 2014, file photo, lightning strikes over Lake Mead near Hoover Dam that impounds Colorado River water at the Lake Mead National Recreation ...

As the Colorado population grows, so does the need for water - The Denver Channel
3/9/2019 3:00:00 AM
As the Colorado population grows, so does the need for water    The Denver Channel Editor's Note: 'Our Colorado' helps us all navigate the challenges related to growth while celebrating life in the state we love. To comment on this or other 360 ...

Historic avalanche danger causes havoc in Colorado mountains - Thegardenisland.com
3/7/2019 3:00:00 AM
Historic avalanche danger causes havoc in Colorado mountains    Thegardenisland.com Snow clings to trees at the Frisco Historic Park Thursday, March 7, 2019, in Frisco, Colo. (Hugh Carey/Summit Daily News via AP). Andy Richmond clears snow ...

Western Slope town cuts off water to some after supply drops - FOX 31 Denver
2/27/2019 3:00:00 AM
Western Slope town cuts off water to some after supply drops    FOX 31 Denver PAONIA, Colo. -- A town in western Colorado cut off water to about a third of its users after officials discovered two major leaks that diminished the supply.

50M gallons of polluted water pours daily from US mine sites - WKRG News 5
2/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
50M gallons of polluted water pours daily from US mine sites    WKRG News 5 That torrent is poisoning aquatic life and tainting water supplies in Montana, California, Colorado, Oklahoma and at least five other states.

The nation’s largest wholesale water supplier is right here in Colorado - FOX 31 Denver
2/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
The nation’s largest wholesale water supplier is right here in Colorado    FOX 31 Denver LAKEWOOD, Colo. -- The entire system of providing irrigation water and millions of people drinking water is managed in a lab in the Denver metro area.

The Ranger Station: Great horned owls prepare to 'couch surf' through town - Colorado Springs Gazette
1/23/2019 3:00:00 AM
The Ranger Station: Great horned owls prepare to 'couch surf' through town    Colorado Springs Gazette Any day now, I expect to hear reports of owls taking up residence high atop bags of topsoil at an outdoor garden center or in the recess bell of a.

Colorado legislators plan to overhaul education funding system critics say disproportionately benefits wealthy districts - The Denver Post
1/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado legislators plan to overhaul education funding system critics say disproportionately benefits wealthy districts    The Denver Post Colorado lawmakers who write the state budget say they have a plan to change how $8.6 billion is distributed for kindergarten through 12th grade, overhauling a ...

Gold King Mine to Be Test Bed for New EPA Waste Cleanup Strategy - Bloomberg Environment
12/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
Gold King Mine to Be Test Bed for New EPA Waste Cleanup Strategy    Bloomberg Environment Gold King Mine in Colorado and five other contaminated sites are the subject of a new EPA experiment to determine whether an industry-favored approach to ...

Opponents of Woodmoor rehab center appeal El Paso County's approval of project plans - Colorado Springs Gazette
12/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
Opponents of Woodmoor rehab center appeal El Paso County's approval of project plans    Colorado Springs Gazette Critics of a drug and alcohol abuse treatment center slated to open in the Woodmoor area have asked El Paso County to reconsider letting a California company ...

Counting the Drops: Climate Change and The Colorado River - The Real News Network
11/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
Counting the Drops: Climate Change and The Colorado River    The Real News Network In the midst of a prolonged drought, Arizona's cities have found ways to adapt to low water reserves and put tight water management programs in place, in order ...

The EPA hedges over treating waste from government-managed mines around Silverton - Complete Colorado
11/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
The EPA hedges over treating waste from government-managed mines around Silverton    Complete Colorado At a Nov. 14 Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) meeting in Silverton about the Bonita Peak Superfund site, Project Manager Rebecca Thomas addressed ...

Summertree development annexed into Crown Point - Chicago Tribune
11/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
Summertree development annexed into Crown Point    Chicago Tribune Crown Point's City Council on Monday voted to annex in the Summertree subdivision at 101st Avenue and Colorado Street. The annexation area is about 60 ...

Castle Rock star to be lit Saturday night - FOX 31 Denver
11/16/2018 3:00:00 AM
Castle Rock star to be lit Saturday night    FOX 31 Denver CASTLE ROCK, Colo. -- A longstanding Colorado tradition will take place Saturday night. The rock placed atop Castle Rock will be lit for the holiday season.

In Colorado, you can't separate oil and water as fracking's thirst is growing - Denver Business Journal
11/15/2018 3:00:00 AM
In Colorado, you can't separate oil and water as fracking's thirst is growing    Denver Business Journal Companies tap new ag and city sources as fracking grows more thirsty.

Floating Solar Is Best Solution For Colorado Town's High Electric Bills - CleanTechnica
11/7/2018 3:00:00 AM
Floating Solar Is Best Solution For Colorado Town's High Electric Bills    CleanTechnica November 7th, 2018 by Charles W. Thurston. When a town has high electric bills and no available land for a solar farm, a floating solar plant on the pond of a ...

Ciel & Terre Completes Two New Floating Solar Projects in California and Colorado with Others Under Construction and Planned in US - GlobeNewswire
11/6/2018 3:00:00 AM
Ciel & Terre Completes Two New Floating Solar Projects in California and Colorado with Others Under Construction and Planned in US    GlobeNewswire New Floating Solar Projects for Walden and Salad Cosmo Use Manmade Ponds for Cost-Effective Solar Power Using Ciel & Terre Patented Floating ...

Megan Meyer: Colorado oil and gas not the only economic good in need of our attention - Greeley Tribune
10/10/2018 3:00:00 AM
Megan Meyer: Colorado oil and gas not the only economic good in need of our attention    Greeley Tribune The oil and gas industry in Colorado is taking desperate measures to ensure ballot initiative 112 does not pass. The only argument the industry has provided is ...

Time to winterize sprinkler system with cold weather moving into Colorado - FOX 31 Denver
10/9/2018 3:00:00 AM
Time to winterize sprinkler system with cold weather moving into Colorado    FOX 31 Denver DENVER -- The first hard freeze of the season means it's time to start getting ready for winter, from plants to tires to sprinklers. Drain your sprinkler system Shut ...

EPA orders $5 million study from company that never owned Gold King mine - Complete Colorado
8/10/2018 3:00:00 AM
EPA orders $5 million study from company that never owned Gold King mine    Complete Colorado Company alleges EPA allowing more than 500 million gallons of untreated water to enter Cement Creek, Las Animas Tributary. Three years ago, on Aug.

Nederland launches pilot program to address homeless campers - The Denver Channel
6/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
Nederland launches pilot program to address homeless campers    The Denver Channel Editor's Note: 'Our Colorado' stories help natives and newcomers navigate the challenges related to our rapidly growing state, including real estate and ...

How a 2-year-old English mastiff named Gidget got stuck, and rescued, from a Colorado wastewater treatment plant - The Denver Post
5/9/2018 3:00:00 AM
How a 2-year-old English mastiff named Gidget got stuck, and rescued, from a Colorado wastewater treatment plant    The Denver Post A 2-year-old English mastiff led astray by an escape-prone hound dog is happy to be home, but still stinks after being found stranded in muck at a wastewater ...

Dog rescued from Colorado wastewater treatment plant - Spectrum News
5/9/2018 3:00:00 AM
Dog rescued from Colorado wastewater treatment plant    Spectrum News A 2-year-old English mastiff led astray by an escape-prone hound dog is happy to be home but still stinks.

Firefighters fish poop-covered dog out of sewage pond - UPI
5/8/2018 3:00:00 AM
Firefighters fish poop-covered dog out of sewage pond    UPI Firefighters responded to a water treatment plant in Colorado to rescue a poop-covered dog spotted struggling in a sewage pond.

Water Quality Control Commission imposes standards on perfluorinated chemicals - Colorado Springs Independent
4/18/2018 3:00:00 AM
Water Quality Control Commission imposes standards on perfluorinated chemicals    Colorado Springs Independent On April 9, the Fountain Valley Clean Water Coalition celebrated a victory when a state water panel adopted a standard for certain hazardous materials in...

Would you drink recycled water? You might in the future - Denver Business Journal
4/3/2018 3:00:00 AM
Would you drink recycled water? You might in the future    Denver Business Journal Colorado's next big source of drinking water may be recycling and reusing what customers flush down the drain.

Denver Water working on ways to turn toilet water into tap water - FOX 31 Denver
4/3/2018 3:00:00 AM
Denver Water working on ways to turn toilet water into tap water    FOX 31 Denver DENVER -- Colorado is one of the driest states in the U.S. New ways to meet future water demands are being looked at by Denver Water. The Pure Water ...

Colorado's top water cop says 'Don't divert more than you need' - Aspen Journalism
8/16/2017 3:00:00 AM
Colorado's top water cop says 'Don't divert more than you need'    Aspen Journalism CRESTED BUTTE — If there was a commemorative coin minted in honor of Colorado water law, the shiny side could be inscribed with the phrase “use it or lose ...

Water rules: 'Don't divert more than you need' - Aspen Times
8/16/2017 3:00:00 AM
Water rules: 'Don't divert more than you need'    Aspen Times CRESTED BUTTE — If there was a commemorative coin minted in honor of Colorado water law, the shiny side could be inscribed with the phrase “use it or lose.

No criminal charges in EPA-caused Colorado mine waste spill - Reuters
10/12/2016 3:00:00 AM
No criminal charges in EPA-caused Colorado mine waste spill    Reuters No criminal charges will be filed against a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency employee over a 3-million gallon spill of toxic waste from a defunct Colorado ...

What The Colorado Waste Water Spill Tells Us About Mining Contamination - TIME
8/11/2015 3:00:00 AM
What The Colorado Waste Water Spill Tells Us About Mining Contamination    TIME Scientists grappled with a spill of toxic wastewater, the day after the EPA said that the accident had led 3 million gallons of water runoff.

EPA Causes Massive Spill of Mining Waste Water in Colorado, Turns Animas River Bright Orange - Newsweek
8/7/2015 3:00:00 AM
EPA Causes Massive Spill of Mining Waste Water in Colorado, Turns Animas River Bright Orange    Newsweek Updated | The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency was trying to protect the environment when it caused a major spill instead. The EPA says it was using ...

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Bill would legalize sports betting in Colorado, but needs voter approval - Watchdog.org
4/24/2019 2:53:00 PM
Bill would legalize sports betting in Colorado, but needs voter approval    Watchdog.org Colorado lawmakers are considering asking voters to legalize sports gambling and allow the state to collect taxes on the activity.

Lawmakers eye sports betting tax to pay for water conservation - The Colorado Independent
4/18/2019 2:58:00 PM
Lawmakers eye sports betting tax to pay for water conservation    The Colorado Independent Lawmakers are considering a plan to legalize sports betting in Colorado and ask voters to approve a tax on the betting that would be earmarked for water ...

Finalized budget includes compromises - Journal Advocate
4/5/2019 3:00:00 AM
Finalized budget includes compromises    Journal Advocate The Colorado House on Friday wrapped up work on the $30.5 billion state budget and related budget-balancing bills for 2019-20 with a 42-22 vote, largely ...

Bill to regulate oil and gas advances despite industry warnings - The Colorado Independent
3/28/2019 3:00:00 AM
Bill to regulate oil and gas advances despite industry warnings    The Colorado Independent What in the bill is going to make those jobs go away?" said House Speaker KC Becker, who is sponsoring the oil and gas bill.

THIS WEEK AT THE COLORADO CAPITOL | March 25-29 - coloradopolitics.com
3/25/2019 3:00:00 AM
THIS WEEK AT THE COLORADO CAPITOL | March 25-29    coloradopolitics.com Here are legislative committee hearings and other events of note for the week ahead at the Colorado state Capitol.

'A wild session' | News | telluridenews.com - The Daily Planet
3/14/2019 3:00:00 AM
'A wild session' | News | telluridenews.com    The Daily Planet As of Friday, the Colorado General Assembly was nine weeks into its 17-week 2019 session that runs from Jan. 4 to May 3. The 100 members of the Colorado ...

Job-Threatening Colorado Bill Reaches Senate Floor - Rigzone
3/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Job-Threatening Colorado Bill Reaches Senate Floor    Rigzone Senate Bill 19-81 has been scheduled for second reading at the Colorado Senate, after advancing through the committee on appropriations last Friday. A motion ...

The proposed changes to Colorado oil and gas regulations: Regulate wells, protect public health - 9News.com KUSA
3/4/2019 3:00:00 AM
The proposed changes to Colorado oil and gas regulations: Regulate wells, protect public health    9News.com KUSA According to the state Democrats' new bill, the focus in regard to oil and gas wells would be safety: safety for the public, safety for the environment and safety for ...

Controversial Sex Education Bill Moves Forward - CBS Denver
3/1/2019 3:00:00 AM
Controversial Sex Education Bill Moves Forward    CBS Denver DENVER (CBS4)– A controversial proposal about sex education at Colorado public schools is a step closer to becoming a state law. The Senate Health and ...

Colorado Considers Canada for Prescription Drugs - U.S. News & World Report
2/26/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Considers Canada for Prescription Drugs    U.S. News & World Report The Rocky Mountain State joins others considering looking north for lower-cost prescription medications.

Colorado 'red flag' gun bill passes first hearing - Greeley Tribune
2/22/2019 3:00:00 AM
Colorado 'red flag' gun bill passes first hearing    Greeley Tribune DENVER (AP) — Colorado Democrats launched another campaign Thursday to pass a “red flag” gun law — an effort backed by many top law enforcement ...

Guest Commentary: Wheeler is the wrong choice for EPA and the health of Colorado - The Denver Post
2/12/2019 3:00:00 AM
Guest Commentary: Wheeler is the wrong choice for EPA and the health of Colorado    The Denver Post Acting EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler has shown that in his hands commonsense protections are in greater jeopardy than ever.

Should consent be included in sex education? Colorado is debating. - ABC News
2/6/2019 3:00:00 AM
Should consent be included in sex education? Colorado is debating.    ABC News Only eight states require sex education classes to mention consent, a study found.

drought plan's tab could hit $280 million | Local news | tucson.com - Arizona Daily Star
2/4/2019 3:00:00 AM
drought plan's tab could hit $280 million | Local news | tucson.com    Arizona Daily Star Much of the money related to the plan will be used to compensate water users who must relinquish Colorado River supplies.

Federal Workers In Denver Protest Shutdown: 'Do Your Job So That We Can Do Ours.' - The Colorado Independent
1/10/2019 3:00:00 AM
Federal Workers In Denver Protest Shutdown: 'Do Your Job So That We Can Do Ours.'    The Colorado Independent The partial government shutdown entered its 20th day Thursday, and many workers are frustrated with Washington's impasse.

Report: Colorado's outdoor recreation industry continues economic growth - The Denver Channel
1/2/2019 3:00:00 AM
Report: Colorado's outdoor recreation industry continues economic growth    The Denver Channel DENVER – Outdoor recreation contributed $62 billion to Colorado's economic output in 2017 – nearly double what it did in 2012 – and was responsible for ...

Government Shutdown: Heres What Would Be Affected In Colorado - Patch.com
12/20/2018 3:00:00 AM
Government Shutdown: Heres What Would Be Affected In Colorado    Patch.com Government Shutdown: Here's What Would Be Affected - Lakewood, CO - Thousands of federal employees will be furloughed while others have to work without ...

Colorado state House committee leaders announced - The Durango Herald
12/3/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado state House committee leaders announced    The Durango Herald Colorado state Speaker of the House-designee Rep. KC Becker of Boulder has made her choices for who will be leaders of 11 House committees in the...

In the Nick of Time, Arizona Drought Talks Take Tentative Step Forward - Phoenix New Times
11/30/2018 3:00:00 AM
In the Nick of Time, Arizona Drought Talks Take Tentative Step Forward    Phoenix New Times Arizona water users cautiously supported a plan Thursday that laid out how they would share cuts to the state's supply of Colorado River water under a ...

Indy's 2018 midterm election endorsements - Colorado Springs Independent
10/31/2018 3:00:00 AM
Indy's 2018 midterm election endorsements    Colorado Springs Independent Hello citizens, and welcome the Independent's 2018 midterm election endorsements. We know you expect us to tell you how important it is to vote. But look, we ...

Colorado Treasurer's Race Pits Property Investor Against State Lawmaker And Budget Writer - The Colorado Independent
10/29/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado Treasurer's Race Pits Property Investor Against State Lawmaker And Budget Writer    The Colorado Independent Democratic Rep. Dave Young of Greeley will face Republican Brian Watson, who founded a real estate investment company in Denver.

Colorado's Decision Support Systems Upgrades Online Tools for Accessing Information about State's Major Water Basins - Associated Press
10/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
Colorado's Decision Support Systems Upgrades Online Tools for Accessing Information about State's Major Water Basins    Associated Press Press release *content* from BusinessWire. The AP news staff was not involved in its creation.

Leroy Garcia: Lawmaker touts record, experience - Pueblo Chieftain
10/17/2018 3:00:00 AM
Leroy Garcia: Lawmaker touts record, experience    Pueblo Chieftain 1. What are the challenges facing Pueblo?Colorado is growing and prospering, but not everyone -- particularly in Pueblo and southern Colorado. We need to ...

Agricultural interests steer Colorado's wildlife management - The Colorado Independent
9/5/2018 3:00:00 AM
Agricultural interests steer Colorado's wildlife management    The Colorado Independent These days, any search for bighorn sheep in southwestern Colorado is an exercise in desperation. Learn the plight of animals in Colorado.

Utilities works out the first water-sharing deal in the state with agricultural interests - Colorado Springs Independent
7/25/2018 3:00:00 AM
Utilities works out the first water-sharing deal in the state with agricultural interests    Colorado Springs Independent Colorado Springs Utilities is trumpeting a water-sharing deal involving several parties in the Lower Arkansas River Valley. The agreement is the first of its kind in ...

Marijuana Bills Currently in the Colorado Legislature | Westword - Westword
5/10/2018 3:00:00 AM
Marijuana Bills Currently in the Colorado Legislature | Westword    Westword It's been one wild ride through Colorado's 2018 legislative session, especially if you're interested in marijuana. Almost thirty pot-related bills were introduced this ...

Drama Surrounds GOP Lawmaker's Support For Colorado Gun Bill - KUNC
5/2/2018 3:00:00 AM
Drama Surrounds GOP Lawmaker's Support For Colorado Gun Bill    KUNC A Republican House leader is facing a backlash from his own caucus for sponsoring a bill that would allow law enforcement and family members to get a court.

An effort to curb campus sexual assault is on life support after this GOP-led panel overhauled a proposed new law in Colorado - The Colorado Independent
4/26/2018 3:00:00 AM
An effort to curb campus sexual assault is on life support after this GOP-led panel overhauled a proposed new law in Colorado    The Colorado Independent Update: The Senate Appropriations Committee, controlled by Republicans, killed this bill on Tuesday, May 1. Jessica Higgins never reported. After she was ...

Jim Yahn gives overview of Colorado water - Journal Advocate
2/23/2018 3:00:00 AM
Jim Yahn gives overview of Colorado water    Journal Advocate Colorado water has a long and complicated history, as shared by Jim Yahn, manager of the Sterling Irrigation District and Prewitt Reservoir, at Rotary Club ...

The Big Picture of Colorado's Water Plan - Two Years In - American Rivers
11/21/2017 3:00:00 AM
The Big Picture of Colorado's Water Plan - Two Years In    American Rivers Join us this week on our podcast, We Are Rivers as we dive into the first of our podcast series on the Colorado Water Plan. Join us in Episode 6: The Big Picture ...

Liquid gold: Maybell Ditch makeover to reduce wasted water, help endangered fish - Craig Daily Press
4/22/2017 3:00:00 AM
Liquid gold: Maybell Ditch makeover to reduce wasted water, help endangered fish    Craig Daily Press Moseying across fertile valleys and tumbling through lonely canyons flows Colorado's most precious resource — water. Water from the Yampa River feeds our ...

Water Transfers: Crucial to Western Rivers, But State Programs Lacking - News Deeply
4/17/2017 3:00:00 AM
Water Transfers: Crucial to Western Rivers, But State Programs Lacking    News Deeply Oregon and Washington lead the way in state programs that facilitate environmental water transfers. A new Stanford study concludes Colorado Basin states, ...

Colorado household rain barrel law takes effect Wednesday - The Denver Post
8/5/2016 3:00:00 AM
Colorado household rain barrel law takes effect Wednesday    The Denver Post Years of acrimony over Colorado's rooftop raindrops officially ends Wednesday when a new law takes effect making it crystal clear that household rain barrels ...

As Climate Change Pushes Runoff Earlier, Water And Colorado Ag No Longer Cleanly Overlap - KUNC
7/20/2016 3:00:00 AM
As Climate Change Pushes Runoff Earlier, Water And Colorado Ag No Longer Cleanly Overlap    KUNC At Ollin Farms in Longmont, Mark Guttridge is transitioning from spring crops to vegetables that will ripen in late summer and early fall. Having water.

Clouds again hang over rain barrel bill in Colorado Legislature - The Journal
3/27/2016 3:00:00 AM
Clouds again hang over rain barrel bill in Colorado Legislature    The Journal DENVER – The chairman of a Senate committee on Thursday delayed a vote on a bill that would allow Coloradans to collect rainwater that falls off...

A South Platte River water storage win at the Capitol - The Colorado Independent
3/15/2016 3:00:00 AM
A South Platte River water storage win at the Capitol    The Colorado Independent The first step to building a reservoir or dam to capture millions of gallons of water flowing down the South Platte River won unanimous approval last week at the ...

Water war bubbling up between California and Arizona - Los Angeles Times
6/20/2014 3:00:00 AM
Water war bubbling up between California and Arizona    Los Angeles Times California and Arizona are soon to be in a water war over the Colorado River because of overconsumption and climate change.