5 Most Extreme White Water Rafting LocationsA profile of five of the most extreme whitewater rafting locations in the world
Dry Soil To Absorb Some Snowmelt Heading to Colorado RiverStorms brought deep snow to the mountains that feed the vital Colorado River this winter and spring, but the dried-out landscape will soak up some of the runoff before it can reach the river and the 40 million people depending on it for water.
Dry Soil To Absorb Some Snowmelt Heading Into Colorado RiverStorms brought deep snow to the mountains that feed the vital Colorado River this season, but the dried-out landscape will soak up some of it before it can reach the river.
Weekend Storm Improves Vital Colorado SnowpackA weekend storm that dropped up to 4 feet of snow in the central Colorado mountains improved the snowpack in most of Colorado's major river basins.
Gov. Hickenlooper Endorses Proposed Reservoir Southwest Of LovelandGov. John Hickenlooper has endorsed a planned $400 million reservoir southwest of Loveland.
I-70 Through Glenwood Canyon Fully Reopens After Rock SlideAll lanes of a scenic stretch of Colorado highway have reopened nearly two months after a large rock slide first blocked them.
Study: Farms, Hydropower At Risk In West's Changing ClimateClimate change could upset the complex interplay of rain, snow and temperature in the West, hurting food production, the environment and electrical generation at dams, the federal government warned Tuesday.
Environmental Protection Of Colorado River Called DisjointedEnvironmental protection for the Colorado River - the lifeblood of the Southwest - is disjointed and too often gets a low priority in the management of the waterway, independent researchers said in a new report.
Truck Driver Sees Car In Front Of Him Disappear Before Hitting Rock Slide BoulderA rock slide in a deep and narrow canyon has indefinitely closed Interstate 70 near Glenwood Springs, forcing drivers on a 140-mile detour.
Denver Man Completes Grand Canyon River Trip In Record TimeA Denver man has logged the fastest Grand Canyon river trip on record, battling blisters and rapids as he paddled his kayak down a 277-mile stretch of the Colorado River in 34 hours and two minutes.
Mountain Snows That Feed Colorado River Look Good So FarSnowpack in the mountains that feeds the Colorado River is slightly above the long-term average this winter — welcome news in the drought-stricken Southwest.
Feds Unveil Interactive Tool Showing Colorado River DroughtFederal agencies have unveiled an interactive Web display showing high-water to low-water data and images resulting from a historic 16-year drought in the Colorado River basin.