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How safe are Denver Water’s dams? - News on TAP

Dam safety team conducts annual inspections, manages upgrades and trains for emergencies to keep facilities secure.

Source: How safe are Denver Water’s dams? – News on TAP

Colorado Water

#Colorado Springs responds to @EPA/CDPHE lawsuit

From The Pueblo Chieftain (Robert Boczkiewicz):

The city’s denial is its first response in court to a lawsuit that claims discharges of pollutants into Fountain Creek and other tributaries violate the laws.

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Colorado Water

#OrovilleDam: How much rain will fall on the Feather River watershed? Will the emergency channel lining hold?

Well it’s going to rain like hell tomorrow over the Feather River watershed.

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Colorado Water

Fountain Creek: Pueblo County and Lower Ark join @EPA/CDPHE lawsuit

From The Colorado Springs Gazette (Billie Stanton Anleu):

Pueblo County commissioners and the Lower Arkansas Valley Water Conservancy District can intervene in the suit, U.S. District Judge Richard P.

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Colorado Water

Welcome to the new CWEP website!

We are excited to launch our new website. Stay tuned for additional updates!

Education

Big-Picture Questions Raised by the Oroville Dam Emergency -- Water Deeply

From Water Deeply (Laura Feinstein, Peter Gleick):

Let’s not let a good crisis go to waste: Here are six important conversations that need to happen in the aftermath of problems at Oroville Dam in Northern California.

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Climate Change

Fountain Creek: Pueblo County commissioners approve county joining @EPA, CDPHE lawsuit

From The Pueblo Chieftain (Anthony A. Mestas):

The Pueblo County commissioners on Wednesday asked staff to file a motion to intervene in a lawsuit filed Nov.

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Colorado Water