Colorado River

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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

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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

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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

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

US, Mexico Close To Colorado River Water Use Pact

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.

11/09/2012

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Colorado, Other Western Communities Boiling Over Water Quality

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.

10/29/2012

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