Four Corners

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CU Scientists Seek Source Of Giant Methane Mass Over Southwest

Scientists from the University of Colorado and other institutions are working to pinpoint the source of a giant mass of methane hanging over the southwestern U.S., which a study found to be the country’s largest concentration of the greenhouse gas.

04/09/2015

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Scientists Launch Study Of Emissions Over Fracking Sites

Researchers are taking to the air to measure trace gas emissions over production sites in the Bakken oil fields of North Dakota, the Niobrara shale formation of northern Colorado and Wyoming, and the Four Corners area.

03/23/2015

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High Fire Danger Plagues Eastern Plains

The fire risk in Colorado is getting higher on the Eastern Plains while a cold front is dampening that risk in some parts of the state brining cooler temperatures, slightly higher humidity and weaker winds.

04/10/2014

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Saving The Old Spanish Trail

When the Old Spanish Trail Association met in Cortez recently for its annual conference, several speakers said that the remnants of the trail from Santa Fe to Los Angeles may well be lost.

06/08/2013

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Navajo Nation Looks To Coal Energy

Forty years ago, the Navajo Nation and Southern Ute tribes languished side by side, mired in high unemployment and poverty.

02/02/2013

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Dozens Of Neglected Animals In Foster Care

Dozens of neglected animals are getting the care they deserve with foster families in the Denver metro area. More than 60 dogs, puppies and cats were rescued from a Ute Indian Reservation in the Four Corners area.

05/18/2011