Rockies River News

News and opportunities affecting Colorado's rivers

Cliff Swallows & the Upper Colorado River. Photo: Abby Burk/Audubon

Proposed Bear River Development Would Be Detrimental to People and Birds
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Proposed Bear River Development Would Be Detrimental to People and Birds

The future of Great Salt Lake and Bear River Bay depend on adequate long-term flows from Bear River, the largest single source of flows to the lake.

Colorado Bets on New Funding for Water Plan
Western Rivers Initiative

Colorado Bets on New Funding for Water Plan

This new funding represents a down payment on the needed $100 million annual investment.

Colorado’s Water Leader on the New Water Year
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Colorado’s Water Leader on the New Water Year

Interview with Becky Mitchell, director of the Colorado Water Conservation Board and Colorado commissioner on the Upper Colorado River Commission.

How a Small Chapter is Making a Big Difference
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How a Small Chapter is Making a Big Difference

Grand Valley Audubon Society is restoring bird habitat along the Colorado River through partnerships.

“Rocket Science” to Sustain the Upper Colorado River?
Western Rivers Initiative

“Rocket Science” to Sustain the Upper Colorado River?

Exploring proactive steps for Colorado and the Upper Basin under the Drought Contingency Plan.

(Only) One Good Wet Year for Birds and People
Western Rivers Initiative

(Only) One Good Wet Year for Birds and People

June 2019 Western Water Newsletter

We Are the River
Western Rivers Initiative

We Are the River

May 2019 Western Water Newsletter

Spring Is Here, It’s Time to Get Outside!
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Spring Is Here, It’s Time to Get Outside!

March 2019 Western Water Newsletter

"Ranching in the New Normal": Our New Collaborative Film
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"Ranching in the New Normal": Our New Collaborative Film

February 2019 Western Water Newsletter

Water: A Hot Topic for Colorado’s Legislators
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Water: A Hot Topic for Colorado’s Legislators

January 2019 Western Rivers Newsletter

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