Tags » Transmountain/transbasin Diversions

Watching the mouth of the Roaring Fork River -- Aspen Journalism

From Aspen Journalism (Brent Gardner-Smith):

As my raft floated under the railroad bridge at the confluence of the Roaring Fork and Colorado rivers last week, I was wondering just how much water would flow out of the Fork and into the Colorado this year.

1,543 more words
Colorado Water

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.

711 more words
Colorado Water

Garfield County Commissioners hope West Slope says "Not one more transmountain drop" #COWaterPlan #ColoradoRiver

Click through to listen to an interview with Jim Pokrandt from Aspen Public Radio (Marci Krinoven). Here’s an excerpt:

The commissioners are organizing a meeting of Western Slope elected leaders to draw up a unified message ahead of the completion of Governor Hickenlooper’s statewide water plan.

108 more words
Colorado Water

Southern Delivery System: Closing arguments expected to conclude today in Walker Ranch lawsuit

From The Pueblo Chieftain (Chris Woodka):

Closing arguments are expected to wrap up sometime today in a jury trial to determine the value of the Southern Delivery System easement across Walker Ranches in Pueblo County.

207 more words
Colorado Water

Aspinall Unit operations meeting Thursday #ColoradoRiver

From email from Reclamation (Erik Knight):

The next Aspinall Unit Operations meeting will be held this Thursday, April 23rd, at the Western Colorado Area Office in Grand Junction, starting at 1 PM.

18 more words
Colorado Water