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Getting clarity at Grand Lake on a murky water problem

Congress specified that the Colorado-Big Thompson project was not to sully the scenic attraction of Grand Lake. But each summer the water becomes murky. Continue reading

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What makes Rocky Mountain National Park so special?

This was the 100th anniversary of Rocky Mountain National Park, and it’s a good thing that prospectors could not find anything more valuable than the thin deposits of metal at Lulu City. Continue reading

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Just add water and the Colorado River

Reservoirs on the Colorado River continue to drop after another so-so snow year, pointing to the need for new water management principles from eastern Colorado to the river’s delta in Mexico. Continue reading

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