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State must move on water plans

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Watching the Colorado Water Conservation Board work for the past five years has been like looking at a firecracker with a slow-burning fuse at either end.

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on May 06, 2011 at 04:50 AM

Air toxics near Sunnyside Elementary in Durango (Colo.) School District are below levels of concern (CO)

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Final air toxics monitoring report released today, school located within boundaries of Southern Ute Reservation (Denver, Colo. - May 4, 2011) The U.S

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on May 04, 2011 at 12:20 PM

Colorado water officials announce proposed pact

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TABERNASH, Colo. — After crafting a byzantine east-west truce, Colorado water authorities Thursday turned their attention to another looming challenge: storing more mountain water before it flows out of the state.

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on Apr 29, 2011 at 04:50 AM
Ginna Kelly: The High Price...

Ginna Kelly: The High Price of Gas From Above

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A major problem in the western United States is the use of public lands for natural gas exploration. Increased natural gas drilling has brought both public support and criticism.

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on Apr 28, 2011 at 01:51 PM

Colorado water officials have plan to boost Western Slope's authority

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Colorado water authorities this morning will unveil a proposed truce that would shift power away from Denver toward Western Slope communities.

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on Apr 28, 2011 at 04:20 AM

PHOTOS: Denver’s First LEED Gold School and Zero Energy Community Campus

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on Apr 26, 2011 at 11:20 AM

Western U.S. Water Supplies Threatened

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WASHINGTON -- Climate change is likely to diminish already scarce water supplies in the Western United States, exacerbating problems for millions of water users in...

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on Apr 26, 2011 at 10:51 AM

Soundproofing for a better night's sleep (Y! Green)

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Y! Green - I once rented a central Denver apartment where the main bedroom had big, old windows overlooking a busy street. It seemed perfect until late Saturday night, when the vehicular traffic and sirens almost drowned out the rowdy pedestrian traffic. Thankfully it was a short-term rental and we got used to the noise.

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on Apr 26, 2011 at 10:20 AM
Climate change to hit Ameri...

Climate change to hit American West water supply

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Climate change could cut water flow in some of the American West's biggest river basins -- including the Rio Grande and the Colorado -- by up to 20 percent this century, the Interior Department reported on Monday.

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on Apr 26, 2011 at 09:50 AM

Bridging the gap in Colorado water wars

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Whenever folks on the Front Range and the Western Slope can find a piece of common ground on water policy, it's reason to take heart.

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on Apr 26, 2011 at 04:50 AM