Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District http://www.kunc.org en Northern Water Reservoirs Full As Spring Runoff Intensifies http://www.kunc.org/post/northern-water-reservoirs-full-spring-runoff-intensifies <p>Northern Colorado’s water storage is nearing capacity headed into the peak season for farm and residential users due to&nbsp;mountain snow melt and rains. Horsetooth Reservoir and Carter Lake are already full.</p><p> Tue, 27 May 2014 21:38:55 +0000 Jackie Fortier 57057 at http://www.kunc.org Northern Water Reservoirs Full As Spring Runoff Intensifies Deciding The Annual C-BT Water Quota Is A Delicate Balancing Act http://www.kunc.org/post/deciding-annual-c-bt-water-quota-delicate-balancing-act <p>With mountain snowpack well above average and area reservoirs still full from last year’s flooding, it <em>could</em> be a banner year for water in Colorado. But just because there’s plenty of water to go around, it doesn’t mean water users will get all they want.</p><p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 05:13:02 +0000 Nathan Heffel 55354 at http://www.kunc.org Deciding The Annual C-BT Water Quota Is A Delicate Balancing Act Fewer Colorado Cities Adding Watering Restrictions In 2014 http://www.kunc.org/post/fewer-colorado-cities-adding-watering-restrictions-2014 <p>Plentiful mountain snowpack means little to no mandatory watering restrictions across Northern Colorado and Denver for the 2014 summer.</p><p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Nathan Heffel & Grace Hood 55004 at http://www.kunc.org Fewer Colorado Cities Adding Watering Restrictions In 2014 City Demands, 'Buy And Dry' Put A Target On Agricultural Water http://www.kunc.org/post/city-demands-buy-and-dry-put-target-agricultural-water <p>Water has always been a source of conflict in the arid West, but in recent years the conflict between agriculture and growing cities has escalated as both entities compete for this limited resource.</p><p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 14:23:42 +0000 Maeve Conran 51102 at http://www.kunc.org City Demands, 'Buy And Dry' Put A Target On Agricultural Water Gardner's Water Storage Proposal Worries Poudre Backers http://www.kunc.org/post/gardners-water-storage-proposal-worries-poudre-backers <p>A potential piece of legislation proposed by Congressman Cory Gardner (R) regarding water storage is being criticized by Fort Collins environmental group Save the Poudre. At stake is the future of the Northern Integrated Supply Project or NISP.</p><p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 20:16:07 +0000 Nathan Heffel 49243 at http://www.kunc.org Gardner's Water Storage Proposal Worries Poudre Backers