Monthly Archives: February 2015

Pinching the aquifer piggy banks

With our expansive pumping of aquifers in California, Colorado and elsewhere, we have been depleting resources created during geologic timescales in the course of human lifetimes.
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What’s up with this mid-winter heat in Colorado?

Cross-country skiers in the self-titled Icebox of the Nation were breaking out ski waxes normally reserved for May last week as weather records tumbled across Colorado.
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