Smaller cities. Soaring water prices. Scorched desert towns.
Millions of dollars are being lost as Lake Powell’s drought-strapped hydropower system fails to produce enough electricity.
New legislation could help water-strapped regions of the state meet their obligations to deliver water to Kansas, New Mexico and Texas.
Despite opposition from agriculture interests, legislators moved forward a bill aimed at outlawing water investment speculation.
Colorado communities have identified projects to help ensure there's enough water for the state's people, farms and wildlife.
A state group examining water speculation identified eight ideas to stop water hoarding, but failed to provide legislative recommendations.
There's still no consensus about what should be done to prevent investors from profiting off of speculating on the state’s water.
The Arkansas Valley Conduit promises to bring clean drinking water to more residents of southeast Colorado.
Colorado lawmakers approved bills to help finance the Colorado Water Plan, protect watersheds, mitigate wildfires and recover from drought.
Craig officials and river enthusiasts are hoping a long-overlooked natural resource just south of town can help create economic resilience.