shortages http://aspenpublicradio.org en U.S. Senators Focus on Colorado River Challenges http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/us-senators-focus-colorado-river-challenges <p></p><p>The Colorado River and its future imbalances were the focus of a Senate hearing in Washington D.C. Tuesday. The river supplies water for cities and farms in seven states and parts of Mexico. Lawmakers went over a 2012 study that projects water demand will outpace supply in the coming decades. Aspen Public Radio’s Marci Krivonen reports.</p><p></p> Wed, 17 Jul 2013 18:48:09 +0000 Marci Krivonen 4633 at http://aspenpublicradio.org U.S. Senators Focus on Colorado River Challenges