Colorado River

The Grand Avenue Bridge (credit: CBS)

Glenwood Springs Bridge Repair At Center Of Controversy

The bridge across the Colorado River in Glenwood Springs badly needs repairs, but how to get them done is stirring up controversy.


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Park Service Names New Colorado River Coordinator

The former head of natural and cultural resource stewardship for Colorado State Parks has been named the Colorado River coordinator for the National Park Service.


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Some Businesses Aren’t Concerned About Low River Flows

It’s going to be a long summer watching the water for businesses that depend on healthy river flows in Colorado. A lack of snow over the winter will mean lower than normal river levels.


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

Colorado River Generating Money And Jobs

A new report estimates recreational activity along the Colorado River and its tributaries contributes about $17 billion in direct spending per year.


The Dotsero Bridge (credit: CDOT)

CDOT Seeks New Owner For Dotsero Bridge

The Colorado Department of Transportation says the Dotsero Bridge over the Colorado River in Dotsero is free to anyone who can move it.


A view of the Colorado River from a scenic overlook at Glen Canyon on Nov. 22, 2004, in Page, Ariz. (Photo by Jeff Topping/Getty Images)

Hispanic Group Launches Colorado River Campaign

Hispanic leaders in Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico and Colorado are sending a musical message to policy makers urging them to protect the Colorado River.


US Reviews Ideas For Boosting West’s Water Supply

Demand for water in the Colorado River basin is expected to overwhelm supply in the next 50 years as the West grows. So the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation asked the public what to do about it.


U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar speaks during the White House Forum on American Latino Heritage October 12, 2011 at the Interior Department in Washington. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Salazar: Protect Planet While Using Resources

It’s important to protect the planet as we use its resources, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar said Monday night at a conference where he spoke on the Colorado River but also took a swipe at a Colorado congressman’s push for oil shale development.


An image from the rescue (credit: Josh Skelton)

3 Children Rescued From Ice In Colorado River

Three children found on a piece of ice on the Colorado River have been rescued.


Colorado Division of Wildlife (credit: CBS)

Colorado Works To Curb ‘Bucket Biologists’

Colorado Parks and Wildlife officials are seeking anglers’ help in protecting fisheries from being stocked with species that don’t belong there.