This page features ground-based photos of Blue Mesa Reservoir, along the Gunnison River in Curecanti National Recreation Area. DateDecember 24-25, 2020LocationBlue Mesa Reservoir, Colorado (map)PhotographerMitch Tobin OrganizationThe Water Desk...
The most acute problem, experts say, is the lack of controls on groundwater pumping.
Megafires triggered by drought and climate change have ravaged major Colorado water systems, and recent snowmelt will only make things worse.
Funding shortfalls, bureaucratic barriers hobble efforts to restore Colorado’s fire-scarred water systems
Funding shortfalls are hobbling efforts to clean up watersheds and protect drinking water for more than 1 million Coloradans.
The state water board is encouraging roundtables to adopt a code of conduct, but some Western Slope roundtables are pushing back.
Wells that irrigate agriculture and supply drinking water to more than 100 million Americans are at risk from over-pumping.
With drought continuing to grip the American West, Colorado is declaring one of its last, mostly free-flowing rivers as over-appropriated.
This page features drone-captured videos and images of Navajo Lake, a reservoir that impounds the San Juan River in southern Colorado and northern New Mexico. Completed in 1962, Navajo...
A new pipeline will provide running water to some of the 30 to 40% of Navajo Nation residents who still live without it in their homes.
Problems with a Grand County, Colorado dam are turning out to be worse than previously thought, and may be tough to plan for moving forward.