Save The Poudre http://www.kunc.org en Windy Gap, NISP Essential To Water Manager's Future Plans http://www.kunc.org/post/windy-gap-nisp-essential-water-managers-future-plans <p>Just west of Carter Lake in the foothills southwest of Loveland sits a rustic abandoned cabin in the middle of a rolling prairie. Soon that cabin, and the entire prairie, could be at the bottom of a lake.</p><p>It's the site of the proposed 90,000 acre-foot Chimney Hollow Reservoir. In times of high snow runoff, like right now, it could be part of the answer for water managers looking to store water that is instead just flowing downstream, right out of the state.</p><p> Wed, 04 Jun 2014 12:25:23 +0000 Nathan Heffel 57348 at http://www.kunc.org Windy Gap, NISP Essential To Water Manager's Future Plans 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 Fort Collins' River Front Project Sparks Controversy http://www.kunc.org/post/fort-collins-river-front-project-sparks-controversy <p>A Fort Collins software company is planning a new headquarters near the Cache la Poudre River, but the project is more than an office building and has already sparked some controversy. Thu, 09 Aug 2012 11:10:00 +0000 Emily Boyer & Molly Armbrister 31787 at http://www.kunc.org Fort Collins' River Front Project Sparks Controversy Save the Poudre Raises Questions about NISP Impact to Farmland http://www.kunc.org/post/save-poudre-raises-questions-about-nisp-impact-farmland <p>A project that would divert Poudre River water into two reservoirs could hurt Northern Colorado agriculture. That&rsquo;s according to a newly released <a href="http://savethepoudre.org/docs/farm-facts-april2011.pdf">report</a> by the nonprofit <a href="http://savethepoudre.org/">Save the Poudre</a>. But as at least one group is challenging the findings.</p> Tue, 26 Apr 2011 16:36:09 +0000 Grace Hood 7072 at http://www.kunc.org Save the Poudre Raises Questions about NISP Impact to Farmland