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Mon March 31, 2014

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Fri October 11, 2013

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Thu April 4, 2013
Agriculture

Thirsty Cities Drain Colorado Farm Land

Fourth generation farmer Kent Peppler will have a hard time securing irrigation water this year. The ongoing drought has forced cities to hold on to their supplies, leaving farmers like Peppler to fallow some of his fields in Mead, Colorado.
Credit Luke Runyon / KUNC and Harvest Public Media

Farmers throughout the Great Plains are preparing for what could be a tough growing season. They’re in a tight spot with irrigation water, due to the region’s persistent drought.

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4:56pm

Mon January 14, 2013
Politics

Bennet Presses House For Poudre River Restoration Funding

The Poudre River during the High Park Fire.

During a visit to the Greeley Bellvue Water Treatment Plant, Colorado Democratic Senator Michael Bennet urged the US House of Representatives to fund $120 million for Emergency Watershed Protection. 

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5:00am

Tue November 20, 2012
Water Conservation

7 Ways To Conserve Water This Thanksgiving

It’s estimated that to produce the food and prepare a Thanksgiving meal for eight requires over 40,000 gallons of water.
Brad Holt CreativeCommons/Flickr

When you think about Thanksgiving, you might envision a turkey dinner, or spending time with your family. However, do you ever think about water conservation?

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