Colorado River Water Conservation District http://aspenpublicradio.org en Colorado River Could Reconnect With Sea After Several Dry Years http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/colorado-river-could-reconnect-sea-after-several-dry-years <p></p> Thu, 15 May 2014 16:18:45 +0000 Marci Krivonen 18520 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Colorado River Could Reconnect With Sea After Several Dry Years Water Meeting Will Tackle New State Water Plan http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/water-meeting-will-tackle-new-state-water-plan <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Water managers, users, and other decision makers from across Colorado are meeting today in Keystone. It’s part of ongoing efforts to make sure water’s being used in a smart way across the state. And now officials are starting to put together a statewide water plan, as ordered by Governor John </span>Hickenlooper<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. John </span>Stulp<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is the governor’s water advisor--and he’s overseeing Wednesday's meeting.</span></p><p></p> Wed, 05 Jun 2013 03:55:04 +0000 Elise Thatcher 2403 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Water Meeting Will Tackle New State Water Plan As Drought Plagues Colorado River Basin, Water Officials Look for Answers http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/drought-plagues-colorado-river-basin-water-officials-look-answers <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Water officials are laying out a plan for meeting the growing demands of the Colorado River in the future. The group met yesterday in California. The meeting was prompted by a study out last year. It predicts looming shortages on the River, which supplies water to 40 million people, as well as farmers and ranchers in Western states. Aspen Public Radio’s Marci </span>Krivonen<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has more.</span></p> Wed, 29 May 2013 16:20:53 +0000 Marci Krivonen 2044 at http://aspenpublicradio.org As Drought Plagues Colorado River Basin, Water Officials Look for Answers