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Hiking the #redwoods -#SantaCruz

I spent the last 10 days living in a #Airstream in the Santa Cruz Mts. It’s always so relaxing, recharging for me to be around nature. 30 more words

Places

September 2013 flood damage continues to ding Boulder County budget

From the Longmont Times-Call (John Fryar):

Boulder County Commissioners Elise Jones and Deb Gardner signaled their support Thursday for a $53.8 million package of road, bridge, transit and trails spending, and equipment and vehicle purchases, that the county Transportation Department has proposed for this year.

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Colorado Water

Activists continue effort in Boulder to block Gross Reservoir expansion -- Boulder Daily Camera

From the Boulder Daily Camera (Alex Burness):

Environmentalists are rallying support for a renewed fight against a long-standing proposal from Denver Water to nearly triple the capacity of Gross Reservoir by diverting from the Colorado River Basin…

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Colorado Water

Video Captures Mountain Lion Casually Walking Around Backyard

BOULDER CREEK (CBS SF) — An adult mountain lion was captured on video casually walking around a yard in a Boulder Creek neighborhood.

The mountain lion has a casual attitude when homeowner Nichole Wagner drove up and started recording with her cellphone. 225 more words

News

El Dorado Springs' Rocky Mountain spring water best tasting in US

From the Associated Press via The Denver Post:

Eldorado Springs, Colorado, has won the top prize for U.S. tap water at an international tasting contest.

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Colorado Water

Time May Heal All Wounds- But It Makes Homesickness Worse

My little town has always been the core of who I am.

Even now as I sit thousands of miles away-it feels close enough for me to touch.   1,399 more words

Current Conditions

#ClimateChange: Mountains west of Boulder continue to lose ice as climate warms -- CU Boulder

Here’s the release from the University of Colorado at Boulder:

New research led by the University of Colorado Boulder indicates an ongoing loss of ice on Niwot Ridge and the adjacent Green Lakes Valley in the high mountains west of Boulder is likely to progress as the climate continues to warm.

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Colorado Water