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Colorado River

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Area Impacted By Natural Gas Liquids Leak Grows

State officials say liquid hydrocarbons that have been seeping into the ground at a western Colorado gas field have affected a larger area than initially believed.

04/09/2013

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Colorado Water Users Prepare For More Drought

Back-to-back, drought-plagued winters have prompted Colorado water users and providers to prepare for another dry year.

04/03/2013

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Body Of A Woman Recovered From River In Grand Canyon

Authorities say the body of a woman has been pulled from the Colorado River at Grand Canyon National Park.

03/22/2013

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Officials Say Oil Spill Near Parachute No Threat To Water

Local officials in Parachute are confident the flow of an oil-like liquid near a natural gas processing plant will not affect the town’s water.

03/19/2013

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Deep Brine Well May Have Caused Colorado-Utah Quake

A federal agency says a minor earthquake in Colorado and Utah might have been caused by a high-pressure well that injects brine 16,000 feet into the Earth.

01/25/2013

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No Sign Of Colorado Woman Missing On Arizona River Trip

Authorities continue to search for a Colorado woman reported missing from a private river trip in Grand Canyon National Park.

01/15/2013

Kaitlin Anne Kenney (credit: azdailysun.com)

Colorado Woman Reported Missing On Arizona River Trip

Authorities are searching for a Colorado woman who’s reported missing from a private river trip in Grand Canyon National Park.

01/14/2013

The Colorado River (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Colorado River Seen As Depleting Regional Resource

Federal officials say rising demand and falling supply pose a risk of water shortages over the next 50 years for some 40 million people dependent on the Colorado River.

12/12/2012

The Colorado River (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

Grand County OKs Permit For Windy Gap Project

Grand County commissioners have approved a permit for a water project designed to supply about 825,000 residents in northeast Colorado, with conditions to mitigate its environmental impacts.

12/04/2012

The Colorado River (credit: John Moore/Getty Images)

US, Mexico Rewrite Rules On Sharing Colorado River

The United States and Mexico are rewriting rules on how to share water from the Colorado River, capping a five-year effort to form a united front against future drought in their western states.

11/20/2012

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