The Pitkin County Board of County Commissioners has approved funding toward a ditch piping project to keep more water in Hunter Creek.
Snowpack in Colorado is melting earlier than expected due to an increase in dust storm severity.
Colorado Stone Quarries must rehabilitate streams they illegally diverted in 2018, but some say even more needs to be done.
Flow targets for the environment and recreation are lacking, according to a recent report.
Colorado lawmakers have suspended an attempt to prohibit outside investors from profiting off the state’s water.
Colorado’s predictions for spring runoff are looking better than the past two years, but streamflows are still expected to be below normal.
Glenwood Springs has secured a conditional water right for three whitewater parks on the Colorado River after a long fought court battle.
Ruedi Reservoir on Colorado's Fryingpan River is 54% full and at its lowest level in 19 years.
Despite emergency releases from upper basin reservoirs to prop up Lake Powell, levels are still projected to dip below a critical threshold.
Colorado could soon have a program that would pay property owners to get rid of one of the largest water uses for Western Slope water providers: grass.