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Coming Soon: Movies About Water Shown Around the State

Mark you calendars, there are two movies about water that will be shown around Colorado in the coming weeks. Put them on your calendars and spread the word. WaterMark Documentary about our relationship with water – how we are drawn to it, what we learn from it, how we use...
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State Law Will Save Billions of Gallons Of Water

Did you know that nearly one-quarter of all the water used inside of your home gets flushed down the toilet? Add in the water used for showers and faucets, and we’re talking about nearly 60% of all the water used inside homes. Thanks to a new legislative bill awaiting Gov....
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Epic Snowpack Helps, But More Water Needed

Epic. That is the word for this year’s snowfall in most of Colorado. Epic if you are a skier. Epic if you snowshoe. Epic for the businesses in our mountain towns. Epic if you are the Colorado River. Yes indeed a generous snowpack this winter means the Colorado rivers and its...
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Durango Herald: Big Diversions Hot Topic At Water Forum

The Western Slope is supplying the Front Range with water at the expense of many in the region’s agricultural industry. The Durango Herald reports that was the sentiment of some attending the 32nd annual Water Seminar hosted by the Southwestern Water Conservation District. The...
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CPR: The Person Behind Colorado’s Water Plan

Colorado Public Radio did an interview with James Eklund, director of the Colorado Water Conservation Board, and his role in creating the state’s water plan. He told CPR: “”We have water where we don’t have people, and we have to make sure we address that...