Tags » Bureau Of Reclamation

#ColoradoRiver: Why Denver pays farmers in Yampa Valley not to irrigate this summer -- The Mountain Town News

From The Mountain Town News (Allen Best):

Irrigation season on the Carpenter Ranch normally begins in early May and continues until September. The ranch is located along the Yampa River in northwestern Colorado, about 20 miles west of the ski town of Steamboat Springs.

1,776 more words
Colorado Water

Bureau of Reclamation Infrastructure Investment Strategy Stakeholders Meeting - Denver Colorado

The Bureau of Reclamation invites you to participate in an Infrastructure Investment Strategy meeting and webinar for stakeholders that will be held in Denver, Colorado. A substantial portion of the meeting will focus on obtaining participants’ feedback and input on the implementation of the Strategy. 164 more words

The Lower Colorado: no shortage for now, but that pesky structural deficit’s still there -- John Fleck

From InkStain (John Fleck):

Lake Mead is forecast to end calendar year 2015 with a surface elevation of 1,082.33 feet above sea level, according to new numbers released yesterday by the U.S.

220 more words
Colorado Water

EPA: Wastewater Spill In Animas River Contains Heavy Metals

SILVERTON, Colo. (CBS4) – More water is being released into the Animas River in an attempt to flush out the one million gallons of wastewater from a San Juan County mine spilling into the water that contains heavy metals including lead and arsenic. 602 more words

News

Reclamation to Host Public Meeting for Ruedi Operations #ColoradoRiver #COriver

Here’s the release from the US Bureau of Reclamation (Patience Hurley):

The Bureau of Reclamation has scheduled the annual public meeting for Ruedi Reservoir Water Operations.

75 more words
Colorado Water

Reclamation Awards $37 Million Contract to Replace Glen Canyon Powerplant Transformers #ColoradoRiver #COriver

Here’s the release from the US Bureau of Reclamation (Kerry Schwartz):

The Bureau of Reclamation today announced that it has awarded a $37 million contract to Yellowstone Electric Co.

382 more words
Colorado Water

Pueblo Board of Water Works approves participation in #ColoradoRiver conservation pilot program

From The Pueblo Chieftain (Chris Woodka):

A pilot program that would leave some of Pueblo’s water on the Western Slope — for a fee — was approved by the Pueblo Board of Water Works Tuesday.

334 more words
Colorado Water