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Water for Colorado Coalition condemns Supreme Court Decision that Strips Wetlands of Critical Protections, Guts Clean Water Act

Jun 06, 2023 -
Denver — The Water for Colorado Coalition is deeply disappointed by the decision handed down May 25th by the Supreme Court on Sackett vs. Environmental...

Wins for Water: The 2023 Legislative Session in Review

Jun 06, 2023 -
The 2023 legislative session began with the promise that water would be the “centerpiece” of this year’s agenda; and indeed, it resulted in conversations around water that...

Celebrating the Coalition’s Women in Water

Mar 08, 2023 -
The Water for Colorado Coalition is lucky to work with incredible women every day on securing a more resilient future for Western Water. For this International Women's Day, they...

Press Release: Water for Colorado Congratulates State on Release of Updated Water Plan, Looks Forward to Implementation

Jan 24, 2023 -
Denver, CO — Water for Colorado congratulates the Colorado Water Conservation Board (“CWCB”) and Department of Natural Resources (“DNR”) on today’s release of the 2023 update to...

A Year (Of Water) In Review

Dec 19, 2022 -
At the beginning of this year, Governor Polis declared 2022 the “Year of Water.” It is easy to see why — this year

Looking Back and Looking Forward: The Colorado River Compact Turns 100

Nov 24, 2022 -
On November 24, , the Colorado River Compact celebrates its 100th birthday. This 4-page document  — signed in Santa Fe, N.M. by the seven states through which...

Are you smarter than a Colorado River expert?

Oct 25, 2022 -
John Berggren, a water policy analyst on our Healthy Rivers team, works to find innovative ways to conserve water and protect the West’s water future.

Ask the Experts: A Water Plan Q&A

Sep 27, 2022 -
With Abby Burk and Alex Funk 1. What does the Water Plan mean for Coloradans like me? Water supports the lives...

Hacia Una Mayor Equidad en el Plan del Agua de Colorado

Sep 19, 2022 -
Por Jared Romero y Beatriz Soto El agua afecta a todos los aspectos de la vida en Colorado y, por tanto, a todos los habitantes de...

Towards a Deeper Equity in the Colorado Water Plan

Sep 08, 2022 -
By Jared Romero and Beatriz Soto Water impacts every aspect of life in Colorado, and therefore impacts every Coloradan. Ensuring equitable access to clean, safe drinking water as...

La Jota Interview on Colorado River and Water Plan

Aug 26, 2022 -
Escuche a Juan Madrid de Green Latinos y William Neidig de La Jota discutir el estado actual del Río Colorado y el Plan de Agua de Colorado en español. Listen...

Press Release: Additional Colorado River Supply Shortages Announced While States Still Work Towards a Deal to Stabilize the System

Aug 16, 2022 -
Denver — Today, the Bureau of Reclamation (BOR) released its August 24-month study, predicting continued dire conditions for reservoir levels throughout the Colorado River Basin. This comes...

Press Release: Water for Colorado Coalition Celebrates the Release of Updated Colorado Water Plan –
Anticipates Detailed Review and Engagement during Public Comment Period

Jun 30, 2022 -
Denver, CO — Today, the Colorado Water Conservation Board (CWCB) released the draft update of the Colorado Water Plan for a 90-day public comment period. The...

Press Release: Water for Colorado Supports
Reduced Lake Powell Water Deliveries,
Calls for Long-Term Solutions

May 03, 2022 -
Denver, CO – Today, the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation issued a historic announcement stating its plans to reduce annual releases from Lake Powell by nearly half a million acre...

Groundswell on the Rio Grande

Mar 08, 2022 -
How the People of the San Luis Valley are Coming Together Around Water
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