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Hiking At Dawn, A Mountain Drive & Grand Coulee Dam

I awaken early, eager to to get in a hike before I leave this glorious place. Brrrr, it is really cold. I bundle up with a hat and put on many layers (a long sleeve thermal, a long sleeve overshirt, a fleece vest, and a coat). 1,621 more words

Aspinall Unit operations update: 450 cfs in Black Canyon

From email from Reclamation (Erik Knight):

Releases from Crystal Dam will be reduced from 1450 cfs to 1350 cfs on Tuesday, September 30th at 9:00 AM.

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Student water field conference visits Orchard Mesa Irrig Dist, learns about BOR, Grand Valley water #ColoradoWater

Student water field conference visits Orchard Mesa Irrig Dist, learns about BOR, Grand Valley water. pic.twitter.com/IgYrYdAiFG

— Water Center at CMU (@WaterCenterCMU) September 27, 2014

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Fifty years of hydroelectric generation at Glen Canyon Dam #ColoradoRiver

From the Associated Press (Terry Tang) via The Denver Post:

U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell and other officials marked the 50th anniversary of power generation by Glen Canyon Dam, a structure that helped usher in a new era in the Southwest.

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SECWCD board meeting recap: North outlet works hydropower in 2018?

From The Pueblo Chieftain (Chris Woodka):

The Pueblo Dam could start generating hydropower as soon as 2018. The Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District got an update Thursday on its proposal to construct hydropower on the new north outlet works from project manager Kevin Meador.

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Reclamation Releases the Final Environmental Assessment for Developing Hydropower at Drop 4 of the South Canal

Here’s the release from the US Bureau of Reclamation (Terry Stroh/Justyn Hock):

Reclamation announced today that it has released a final environmental assessment and Finding of No Significant Impact for a hydropower project at Drop 4 of the South Canal, part of the Uncompahgre Project in Montrose, Colorado.

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