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Southern Delivery System: Springs, Walker settle for $7.1M -- The Pueblo Chieftain

From The Pueblo Chieftain (Chris Woodka):

Colorado Springs Utilities and Gary Walker have reached a $7.1 million settlement for the damage to Walker Ranches from the Southern Delivery System pipeline.

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Colorado Water

The Grand River Diversion turns 100 years old #ColoradoRiver

From the Associated Press via The Greeley Tribune:

Many people pass by and marvel at its size. At 14 feet high and 546 feet long, the Grand River Diversion Dam is one of the biggest roller dams in the world, and it just turned 100 years old.

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Colorado Water

Trip Log – Day 50 –McClusky, ND to Mandan, ND

June 24, 2015 – Overcast, 75 degrees

Miles Today: 74

Miles to Date: 3,048

States to Date: 14

Passing storms through the night left a calm quiet morning. 439 more words

Bicycle Trip Log

June 17, 1902: U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Established

June 17, 1902: Bureau of Reclamation Established by Congress. “John Wesley Powell, often considered the father of reclamation, began a series of expeditions to explore the American West in 1867. 260 more words


Southeastern Water board meeting recap: Lake Pueblo, swollen by 12,000 acre-feet of flood water

From The Pueblo Chieftain (Chris Woodka):

Water, water everywhere.

Not going to be a problem later in the year, right?

Hold on.

The Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District Thursday considered the possibilities of how water comes through the Boustead Tunnel into Turquoise Lake under the Fryingpan- Arkansas Project.

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Colorado Water

Montrose Hydroelectric Facility Gets Federal Grant

MONTROSE, Colo. (AP) – A new hydroelectric facility in Montrose is getting nearly a million dollars as part of a federal project to invest in water conservation and reuse projects in the drought-stricken West. 111 more words