Colorado River Basin
Colorado is slogging through a wetter than normal spring, with heavy rains restoring much-needed moisture to parched rangeland and sending some rivers over the banks.
As of March 20 it was 81 percent of normal, down from 92 percent on March 6.
As of Feb. 17 the state is sitting at 79 percent of the median which is down two percent in less than week.
Groundwater losses from the Colorado River basin appear massive enough to challenge long-term water supplies for the seven states and parts of Mexico that it serves, according to a new study released Thursday that used NASA satellites.
Two years after seeing a historic low, Vail Valley businesses are celebrating a good snow year.
Snowpack levels throughout Colorado remain normal despite a dry second half of December.
Canoe? Check. Paddle? Check. Life preserver? Check. Epic whitewater conditions? Maybe next year.
Summit County officials are seeking options to deal with a severe drought.
Hispanic leaders in Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico and Colorado are sending a musical message to policy makers urging them to protect the Colorado River.
A new study says cities in the southwest are doing a better job saving water.