Authorities continue to search for a Colorado woman reported missing from a private river trip in Grand Canyon National Park.
Authorities are searching for a Colorado woman who’s reported missing from a private river trip in Grand Canyon National Park.
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.
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.
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.
Government leaders in the United States and Mexico are close to signing a pact to add areas south of the border to Colorado River water sharing agreements involving seven Western U.S. states, officials said Friday.
Communities across the West are demanding limits on oil shale drilling along the Colorado River over concerns the thirst for oil could lead to polluted water supplies for millions of people.
Wildlife officials say several thousand fish were killed when a monsoonal downpour in July washed silt and debris into the Colorado River below Dotsero and through the Glenwood Canyon.
Utah wildlife officials are killing every fish in a group of high-elevation lakes and streams to make way for a restocking of native Colorado River cutthroat trout.
A business coalition pushing for conservation of the Colorado River has found a big way to get the president’s attention when he visits western Colorado on Wednesday.