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Conservation Voices: Colorado Water Plan is Historic Step Forward

DENVER, Nov. 19, 2015 – Colorado’s leading conservation and recreation organizations American Rivers, American Whitewater, Audubon, Conservation Colorado, Environmental Defense Fund, High Country Conservation Advocates, San Juan Citizens Alliance and Western Resource Advocates...

Will the Colorado Water Plan Work?

A recent magazine article asked the question: “Can a Water Plan Actually Work?”‘ According to Ken Neubecker, it all depends. What follows is a reprint of Neubecker’s post on the topic. He is associate director of the Colorado Basin Program for American...

Colorado Water Plan – Don’t Leave Healthy Ecosystems Out To Dry

By Ken Neubecker, Associate Director, Colorado Basin Program for American Rivers On November 19th the Colorado Water Conservation Board (CWCB) reviewed and approved the draft Colorado Water Plan.  With that and a few “tweaks”, the 385-page document will be sent to the Governor’s...