Lake Powell News

11/5/2020 7:07:00 PM
D Magazine
Bird watchers will be especially thrilled they answered the call to Bastrop, a Bird City Texas certified community by Texas Parks and Wildlife. A quiet walk through the Lost Pines will give you a ...

11/4/2020 1:11:00 PM
Summit County
Now that Measure 7A has passed, property taxes will increase in 2021 and are expected to raise $4.9 million for the 15-county Colorado River Water Conservation District. River district General Manager ...

11/3/2020 11:19:00 PM
The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
A tax proposal by the Colorado River District is headed to an overwhelming victory, based on preliminary results. As of about 8 p.m. the district’s proposal to increase its property tax rate to ...

11/3/2020 11:01:39 PM
The Desert Sun (Palm Springs) on MSN.com
The powerful Imperial Irrigation District's board of directors will have at least one new face when the dust settles on the election.

11/3/2020 10:36:00 PM
Grand Junction-Montrose KKCO on MSN.com
7A means protecting western Colorado water,” says Campaign Manager for Yes on 7A. If it passes, it will essentially help keep the Colorado River water supply on the western slope and in the 15 ...

11/3/2020 9:02:00 PM
Post Independent Citizen Telegram
Western Slope voters have overwhelmingly passed a proposal by the Colorado River Water Conservation District to raise property taxes across its 15-county region. According to preliminary results as of ...

11/3/2020 9:00:00 PM
Aspen Daily News
Western Slope voters overwhelmingly supported a mill levy tax increase for the Colorado River District that aims to protect the region’s drinking water, rivers and agricultural heritage. The first ...

11/3/2020 6:52:00 PM
The Aspen Times
According to preliminary results as of 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, encompassing almost 181,650 ballots, about 72% of voters said yes to the measure, which would raise nearly an additional $5 million annually ...

11/3/2020 8:55:00 AM
KPBS
In 2014, the Colorado River did something it hadn’t done in decades. For a few short weeks that spring, the overdrawn, overallocated river reached the Pacific Ocean. Instead of diverting the ...

11/3/2020 6:27:00 AM
The Desert Sun
The Imperial Irrigation District recently saw its power cemented, as the state court system declared it the rightful holder of huge water rights on the Colorado River. Now, candidates are facing ...

11/2/2020 10:10:00 PM
Havasu News
The Colorado River Indian Tribes’ Tribal Council voted last week to extend the “Safer at Home” resolution again. While previous extensions had been for one month, the extension ...

11/2/2020 9:09:00 PM
The Desert Sun
The California Supreme Court denied Michael Abatti's petition to hear his case against the Imperial Irrigation District, but he's not done fighting.

11/2/2020 4:23:00 PM
pixels.com
Colorado River Gorge Shower Curtain by Gestalt Imagery. This shower curtain is made from 100% polyester fabric and includes 12 holes at the top of the curtain for simple hanging. The total dimensions ...

11/1/2020 9:29:00 PM
The Aspen Times
Colorado Division of Water Resources say undecreed ponds throughout the region, including in the Aspen and Roaring Fork Valley areas, are depleting the Colorado River system in a time ...

11/1/2020 9:00:00 AM
Arizona Daily Sun
The Superintendent of the Flagstaff Electric Company, Thomas Jasper, is busy getting the machinery in place in the Flagstaff Power House. Every piece of equipment is first class and it will not be ...

10/30/2020 4:27:00 AM
The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
George Sibley’s “Water Wranglers” published by the Colorado River District provides great context for some of the issues looming today. Prior to 1950, a popular idea in the Upper Gunnison ...

10/29/2020 1:14:00 PM
Utah Public Radio
An interdisciplinary team of USU climate scientists, an agronomist, and a fire and forest ecologist have developed a new computer model that is an ...

10/28/2020 11:23:00 PM
Havasu News
The National Park Service and Arizona Game and Fish Department are working with partners and seeking the public’s help in addressing the threat of brown trout in ...

10/28/2020 4:16:00 PM
The Spectrum
News has been awarded a $10,000 grant from The Water Desk to pursue a new project and buoy local coverage of water issues.

10/28/2020 11:27:00 AM
Mercury News
Trump began the day in Las Vegas but was set to hold two rallies in Arizona, including one just across the Colorado River from Nevada that he hoped to use to appeal to voters in that state ...

10/28/2020 6:38:00 AM
The Star
Trump began the day in Las Vegas but was set to hold two rallies in Arizona, including one just across the Colorado River from Nevada that he hoped to use to appeal to voters in that state ...

10/27/2020 9:29:00 PM
U.S. News & World Report
LAS VEGAS (AP) — President Donald Trump will make a crunch-time appeal to voters in Nevada. But he'll do so from Arizona. The president is under pressure Wednesday to prevent a repeat of a ...

10/27/2020 1:56:00 PM
Utah Public Radio
What if I purchase an early season ski pass– will it pay off with good snow this winter? Yoshimitsu Chikamoto, a climate scientist at Utah State University ...

10/27/2020 12:11:00 PM
The White House
The United States is blessed with abundant water resources like the Colorado River, which supplies water to more than 40 million people living in the United States and irrigates nearly 4.5 million ...

10/26/2020 11:00:00 PM
The Gazette
For the West this summer, the news about water was grim. In some parts of California, it didn’t rain for over 100 days. In western Colorado, the ground was so ...

10/25/2020 12:27:00 AM
The Grand Junction Daily Sentinel
He likes visiting there in the fall and winter when it’s cool and there are few people, hiking on the north side of Interstate 70 or driving on the south side to a Colorado River overlook ...

10/22/2020 11:51:00 PM
Havasu News
As outdoor recreation increases in the Colorado River District, the Bureau of Land Management is reminding residents that federal public lands remain under fire restrictions.

10/22/2020 8:10:00 PM
Las Vegas Sun
The Laughlin-Bullhead City area officially has a new 76-mile-long recreation trail. The Mohave Water Trail, which stretches along the Arizona and Nevada shorelines of Lake Mohave and the Colorado ...

10/22/2020 12:16:00 AM
New Scientist
Forecasting drought in the Colorado River, one of the most important rivers in the arid western US, could come down to ocean temperatures thousands of kilometers away. The Colorado River runs just ...

10/20/2020 1:58:00 PM
The Desert Sun
Water is power in the Imperial Valley, where one of California's agricultural hubs is fed by a huge Colorado River allotment, an apportionment controlled by IID. With an annual water entitlement ...

10/20/2020 7:00:00 AM
deseret on MSN.com
A team of researchers from Utah State University believe that climate modeling can be used to predict drought and water levels on the Colorado River. If decision-makers have advanced warning before ...

10/19/2020 3:22:00 PM
US Geological Survey
Trump administration uses “eDNA” to combat invasive species By: U.S. Geological Survey Director Jim Reilly Invasive zebra and quagga mussels are an immediate threat to Western states. With no controls ...

10/18/2020 9:50:00 PM
The Aspen Times
This is not your parents’ River District, say supporters of a ballot measure that aims to raise property taxes across much of the Western Slope. Proponents claim the district ...

10/18/2020 1:52:00 PM
KOAA 5
DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — A decades-long effort to restore the Colorado River cutthroat trout to the upper reaches of Hermosa Creek has been completed, resulting in the largest continuous stretch of ...

10/17/2020 7:44:00 AM
SFGate
(AP) — A decades-long effort to restore the Colorado River cutthroat trout to the upper reaches of Hermosa Creek has been completed, resulting in the largest continuous stretch of waterway for the ...

10/17/2020 7:18:00 AM
Houston Chronicle
DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — A decades-long effort to restore the Colorado River cutthroat trout to the upper reaches of Hermosa Creek has been completed, resulting in the largest continuous stretch of ...

10/16/2020 7:05:00 PM
WAVY
A Williamsburg family is coping with a devastating tragedy. Their loved one died in a motorcycle crash last month, leaving behind a wife, a young son and twins on ...

10/16/2020 4:49:01 PM
Associated Press on MSN.com
DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — A decades-long effort to restore the Colorado River cutthroat trout to the upper reaches of Hermosa Creek has been completed, resulting in the largest continuous stretch ...

10/16/2020 3:12:00 PM
Science | AAAS
Read our COVID-19 research and news. Scientists think they have found ways to better forecast droughts on the Colorado River, a vital source of water in the arid southwestern United States. By Warren ...

10/16/2020 7:08:00 AM
KXAN
This year marks two years since the 2018 Llano River Flood that brought disastrous flooding to parts of Llano, Burnet, Travis and Williamson County.







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