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Colorado River

(credit: CBS)

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

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

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

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

A Hofer rainbow trout (credit: wildlife.state.co.us)

Colorado River To Be Stocked With Hofer Rainbows

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.

10/08/2012

Cutthroat trout (credit: nas.er.usgs.gov)

Officials Poison Fish To Make Way For Native Trout

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.

09/15/2012

The group Protect the Flows put a message in an alfalfa field that reads, "MR PREZ WE RELY ON THE COLORADO RIVER." (credit: CBS)

Group Uses Crop Field To Send Note To Obama

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.

08/08/2012

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