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Support Colorado’s 11 World Class Fishing Rivers!

Eleven days left: Get your Colorado’s Water Plan comments to the Water Board by the Oct. 10 deadline. Support healthy rivers and our Colorado lifestyle: #cowater #fishing Post by Water For Colorado.

Conservation Countdown: 12 Days to Get Comments in to Colorado Water Board

Get your Colorado’s Water Plan comments to the Water Board by the Oct. 10 deadline. Support healthy rivers and our Colorado lifestyle: Post by Water For Colorado.

Colorado Fly Fisherman and Importance of Healthy Rivers

Jack Bombardier, owner and operator of Confluence Casting, LLC, is on the river every day. He knows the importance of a Colorado Water Plan that protects the flow of the river and focuses on conservation: Post by Water For Colorado. Want to learn more and have your voice heard as...

Water Board’s Eklund: ‘Recreation in Colorado is Incredibly Important’

In a television interview last week, Colorado Water Board boss James Eklund emphasized how important recreation is to Colorado. His comments came following a press conference during which local business owners discussed the importance of healthy rivers and conservation. Eklund...

Recreation Economy and Our Rivers Brings Colorado $9 Billion

Molly Mugglestone, co-director of Protect the Flows talks about Colorado’s $9 billion river economy at a press event surrounding the Colorado’s Water Plan last week in Glenwood Springs. She shared that an economic study showed $6.4 billion are spent on direct river...

Can State Water Plan Sustain Colorado Recreation Economy?

GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colo. — Businesses in Colorado, including boaters, rafters, anglers and other outdoor enthusiasts, were in Glenwood Springs this week to highlight the economic value of Colorado’s rivers and to ensure river flows are protected from new large trans-mountain water...

Charlie Preston-Townsend: Planning the Future of Yampa River

(This post originally appeared in the Steamboat Pilot) The Friends of the Yampa is a volunteer-run nonprofit based in Steamboat Springs and dedicated to the protection and enhancement of the recreational and environmental integrity of the Yampa River and its tributaries through...