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Low flows: The Roaring Fork River needs help

May 8, 2017

The Roaring Fork often does not meet state-mandated minimum flows as it passes through Aspen. City officials are working on a river management plan aimed at addressing this issue.
Credit Elizabeth Stewart-Severy/Aspen Public Radio News

Low flows in the Roaring Fork have state and local officials concerned about the health of the river, but city officials have some creative ideas for fixes. Environment reporter Elizabeth Stewart-Severy has been following the issue and spoke with Christin Kay about it.

Credit Courtesy of City of Aspen
 
Credit Courtesy of City of Aspen

Credit Courtesy of City of Aspen