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Tag Archives: population growth

PARCHED: Anticipated tab for state water plan doubles in less than two years

Implementing Gov. John Hickenlooper’s ambitious water plan likely will cost at least twice what the administration projected. When releasing the statewide strategy in 2015, James […]...

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August 11, 2017 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Beats, The Blogs, The Mix, Water, Water
Tipton, Gardner cite scant snowpack as reason to add reservoirs, remove regulations

Tipton, Gardner cite scant snowpack as reason to add reservoirs, remove regulations

Colorado's skimpy snowpack is setting off alarm bells for U.S. Reps. Cory Gardner and Scott Tipton. But not because they interpret the drought as a sign of human-caused climate change. The way they see it, Congress should slash environmental...

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February 13, 2012 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Politics, Top Stories
Upper Colorado River, Front Range water resources threatened

Upper Colorado River, Front Range water resources threatened

Some water experts warn the upper Colorado River is an endangered species if current residential growth patterns and water consumption patterns continue along the state’s Front Range, and they’re increasingly concerned proposed energy production on the Western Slope will accelerate...

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November 5, 2009 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Politics, Top Stories
Water gurus converge to slake thirst of exploding Colorado population

Water gurus converge to slake thirst of exploding Colorado population

Water experts are meeting en masse in Denver today and Wednesday to try to figure out how to plan for an expected doubling of Colorado’s […]...

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September 29, 2009 Blog, Environment/Energy, Politics

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Candidates for CO governor are bankrolling their own races. Chances are, it won’t pay off.

Colorado’s 2018 governor’s race is shaping up to be a free-for-all. But this contest isn’t really “free” for some of the candidates. Several are putting […]

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