Colorado Water Conservation Board http://www.kunc.org en Colorado's River Basin Users Discuss Statewide Water Plan http://www.kunc.org/post/colorados-river-basin-users-discuss-statewide-water-plan <p>For the first time, water users from Colorado’s nine river basins are meeting to discuss their individual basin wide water plans. The users are presenting their assessments in Rangley, Colorado.</p><p>Their goal is to create a comprehensive statewide water plan.</p><p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Nathan Heffel 58885 at http://www.kunc.org Colorado's River Basin Users Discuss Statewide Water Plan Rethinking Reservoirs With An Eye Toward Colorado's Rivers http://www.kunc.org/post/rethinking-reservoirs-eye-toward-colorados-rivers <p>All around Colorado, new collaborations are emerging around water storage and water use. Partnerships with reservoirs are turning out to be key in terms of environmental stewardship, river protection, and healthy communities that rely on water.</p><p> Wed, 04 Sep 2013 12:49:46 +0000 Maeve Conran 49172 at http://www.kunc.org Rethinking Reservoirs With An Eye Toward Colorado's Rivers Governor Activates Drought Task Force http://www.kunc.org/post/governor-activates-drought-task-force <p>Colorado Governor John Hickenlooper has activated a special task force in response to the state’s ongoing drought. Wed, 15 May 2013 20:00:00 +0000 Aspen Public Radio & Marci Krivonen 44342 at http://www.kunc.org Governor Activates Drought Task Force CSU Still In Need Of Farmers And Ranchers’ Feedback On Drought http://www.kunc.org/post/csu-still-need-farmers-and-ranchers-feedback-drought <p>The deadline is quickly approaching for Colorado farmers and ranchers to provide feedback concerning the impact of this year's drought. Sat, 29 Dec 2012 17:00:00 +0000 Emily Boyer 38217 at http://www.kunc.org CSU Still In Need Of Farmers And Ranchers’ Feedback On Drought Continued Warm, Dry Weather Has CO Water Managers Vigilant http://www.kunc.org/post/continued-warm-dry-weather-has-co-water-managers-vigilant <p>This week we&rsquo;ve been reporting on March&rsquo;s record hot, dry weather &ndash; and now we&rsquo;ve learned the state&rsquo;s snowpack declined by as much as 30% last month. Perhaps a more alarming figure is the fact that 98% of the state is currently in some level of drought. Thu, 05 Apr 2012 21:54:48 +0000 Erin OToole 25232 at http://www.kunc.org Continued Warm, Dry Weather Has CO Water Managers Vigilant