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@USBR provides $260,000 for two WaterSMART #drought contingency planning projects

Here’s the release from the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation (Peter Soeth):

Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner Brenda Burman announced that the El Dorado County Water Agency and Jordan Valley Water Conservancy District will receive $260,000, combined, to prepare drought contingency plans.

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Colorado Water

@CWCB_DNR Proposed Acquisition of Contractual Interest in Ruedi Reservoir Water for ISF Use

From email from the Colorado Water Conservation Board (Rob Viehl):

DATE: May 16, 2018

RE: Proposed Acquisition of Contractual Interest in Ruedi Reservoir Water for ISF Use on Fryingpan River, Eagle & Pitkin Counties…

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Colorado Water

Respected water blogger sees a (barely) hidden message in federal press release on Colorado River management

Well-respected water journalist and author John Fleck is serving up some intriguing thoughts on his blog about a recent press release issued by the Bureau of Reclamation. 264 more words

"We need action" -- Brenda Burman #ColoradoRiver #COriver #drought #aridification

Paddling Lake Powell. Photo credit Pinterest/LakePowell

Upper Lake Mead dawn patrol. Photo: Brent Gardner-Smith/Aspen Journalism

From The Las Vegas Review-Journal (Henry Brean):

In a pointed message Wednesday, U.S.

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Colorado Water

@USBR: Another dry year in the Colorado River Basin increases the need for additional state and federal actions

Here’s the release from Reclamation (Patti Aaron/Marlon Duke):

2018 has brought record-low snowpack levels to many locations in the Colorado River Basin, making this the driest 19-year period on record.

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Colorado Water

Lower Arkansas Valley Water Conservation District board meeting recap

From The Bent County Democrat (Bette McFarren):

The water supply is greater than normal, with Turquoise at 121 percent of normal, Twin Lakes at 98 percent of normal and Pueblo Reservoir at 135 percent of normal.

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Colorado Water

@USBR awards $6.6 million contract for photogrammetry to improve operations

Here’s the release from the US Bureau of Reclamation (Marlon Duke):

The Bureau of Reclamation awarded a $6.6 million contract to Geomatics Data Solutions, Inc. of Hillsboro, Oregon, for a 5-year agreement to provide agency-wide professional photogrammetry services, April 16, 2018.

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Colorado Water