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Is a water war brewing on the Colorado River?

Officials from Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, and New Mexico recently sent a letter to counterparts in Arizona, hoping to avert a crisis. The problem, if unresolved, […]...

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April 18, 2018 Environment/Energy, H2O Radio, Just In, Politics, The Beats, The Mix, Water, Water

Dryland: Farmers in tough places to do agriculture are innovating for climate change

“Dryland” farmers on the high plains of Colorado grow their crops with whatever falls from the sky—no irrigation, no pumped groundwater—just what Mother Nature delivers. […]...

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April 3, 2018 Environment/Energy, H2O Radio, In-Depth, Just In, The Beats, The Mix, Water

Dust Up: The Growing Problem Affecting Snowpack and Water Supply

This story was produced by H2O Radio. Listen to the audio, or read the full story below.   Mountain snowfall around the globe is an important […]...

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January 31, 2018 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Beats, The Mix, Water

Clouds with a Silver Lining: Seeding Storms to Boost the Colorado River

People in seven western states and Mexico rely on the Colorado River for their water supplies. As the climate warms, the mighty river’s flows are […]...

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January 2, 2018 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Beats, The Mix, Water

Hell and High Water: Unexpected troubles along Colorado’s South Platte River

In places along the South Platte River, people are suffering from too much water.  Basements are flooding, sewage systems are being damaged, and the rising […]...

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April 25, 2017 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Mix

Little ditch, big deal: How an off-grid couple won their fight against Colorado water law

This story originally appeared on H2O Radio.  Living off the grid in Colorado’s vast San Luis Valley, Chuck and Barbara Tidd needed to find a […]...

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September 12, 2016 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Mix

H20 Radio: Colorado Water Providers React to New EPA Health Advisory About PFOA and PFOS

The Environmental Protection Agency has issued new stricter guidelines for two perfluorinated chemicals: PFOA and PFOS. The agency said the new limits were to provide […]...

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May 31, 2016 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Mix

Forgotten: Did the State of Colorado Leave Residents with Bad Water?

Gas drilling arrived in southern Colorado’s Raton Basin in the late 1990s, and along with it came heavy traffic, noise and what many locals say is contaminated […]...

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February 2, 2016 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Mix

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Indy Editor Susan Greene on surviving Colorado’s news apocalypse

Journalism in Colorado is under siege. And headlines keep coming about censorship, layoffs and protests in local newsrooms. Join Colorado Independent Editor Susan Greene at the […]

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Carbon monoxide leak at Aloft Hotel sent 18 people to hospital

Eighteen people were given emergency treatment Tuesday after a carbon monoxide leak at the Aloft Hotel near Denver International Airport. Aurora Fire Rescue evacuated the […]

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