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"We’re still crunching the numbers...There’s been a spike" in comments since Aug. 20 -- James Eklund #COWaterPlan

Colorado transmountain diversions via the State Engineer’s office

West portal Moffat Water Tunnel

Colorado transmountain diversions via the University of Colorado

Denver Water’s collection system via the USACE EIS… 404 more words

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Water Lines: How will Colorado’s water plan address West-East water transfers? #COWaterPlan #ColoradoRiver

Colorado transmountain diversions via the State Engineer’s office

West portal Moffat Water Tunnel

Colorado transmountain diversions via the University of Colorado

Proposed Flaming Gorge pipeline… 601 more words

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Roundtable focuses on ‘augmentation gap’ -- The Pueblo Chieftain

From The Pueblo Chieftain (Chris Woodka):

Agriculture has a $1.5 billion annual impact to the Arkansas Valley, but production hinges on the availability of water. So, the Arkansas Basin Roundtable is trying to turn the state’s thinking around from looking at the agricultural “water gap” as a shortage of irrigated acres to prevention of further economic erosion.

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"The idea that we can build it and the water will come needs to be reversed" -- Reed Dils #COWaterPlan

It seems that every time someone considers land-use planning on a statewide basis it becomes radioactive quickly. Here’s a report from Chris Woodka writing for The Pueblo Chieftain: 433 more words

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Tying water to growth, sort of -- The Pueblo Chieftain #COWaterPlan

From The Pueblo Chieftain (Chris Woodka):

A proposal to link local land use to state water planning through better education about water issues will be discussed at this week’s meeting of the Arkansas Basin Roundtable.

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New storage project aims to ease demand for West Slope water -- Grand Junction Daily Sentinel #COWaterPlan #ColoradoRiver

From The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel (Dennis Webb):

The state of Colorado has signed an agreement to boost Front Range water storage, one of the things a growing chorus of Western Slope voices has been calling for to ease the demand for more transmountain diversions.

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Colorado’s river economy worth $9 billion -- High Country News #COWaterPlan #ColoradoRiver

Ike enjoying the Fraser River back in the day

Big Wood Falls photo via American Whitewater (2011)

Kayaking a Colorado River

Gore Canyon rafting via Blogspot.com… 836 more words

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