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Water storage ‘absolutely’ part of #COWaterPlan -- Grand Junction Daily Sentinel

From The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel (Gary Harmon):

Western Slope water storage is “absolutely” a part of the Colorado water plan that is to be complete in just over a year, said the head of the Colorado Water Conservation Board.

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"Fish don’t have water rights, so it’s easy to lose sight of their needs" -- Jan Scott #COWaterPlan

From The Durango Herald (Ann Butler):

Water is a complicated and controversial issue in Southwest Colorado, and more than 100 people showed up Wednesday night to share their thoughts and concerns with the Colorado General Assembly’s Water Resources Review Committee.

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Meeting growth estimates with conservation, adios bluegrass? #COWaterPlan #drought

From KUNC (Stephanie Paige Ogburn):

As Colorado plans for a future with more people and less water, some in the world of water are turning to the problem of lawns.

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Pueblo: The next Water Resources Review Committee public meeting is August 29 #COWaterPlan

From the Bent County Democrat (Randy Fischer):

“Water is essential to Colorado’s quality of life and economy, but our ability to maintain those values will be challenged by a growing population, increasing demands for water, and limited supplies of this precious resource.”

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Whatever else is in it, the biggest element of #COWaterPlan plan will be cooperation -- Chris Woodka

From The Pueblo Chieftain (Chris Woodka):

Whatever else is in it, the biggest element of Colorado’s water plan will be cooperation.

“Water can either divide or unite us.

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Glenwood Springs: Interim Water Resources Committee public meeting recap #COleg

From the Glenwood Springs Post Independent (John Stroud):

Protection of the river ecology and preservation of recreation and agricultural interests was the consistent message heard by a panel of Colorado legislators who convened here Thursday to gather public comments on the new state water plan.

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