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Colorado River Drought

Channeling the Colorado River Delta Back From the Dead

Peter Getty | Posted 10.15.2014 | Green
Peter Getty

As you might expect, the disappearance of the Colorado River, which flows 1,450 miles from the Rocky Mountains to the Sea of Cortez, has had a rather dramatic effect on the Colorado River Delta, and not for the better.

States And Groups Meet Over Future Of Drought-Plagued River

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 07.28.2013 | Green

Water managers from seven states, Indian tribes and conservation groups are pledging to find ways to wring more from every drop of water in the drough...

Fixing the Perfect Storm on the Colorado River

Gary Wockner | Posted 04.01.2012 | Denver
Gary Wockner

With your help, we may all soon be able to stand in the sand 75 miles south of Mexicali and see something different -- a thin line of water, alive and real, racing towards the sea with perfection in its eyes.

Mexico's Newest Export To U.S. May Be Water

AP | ELLIOT SPAGAT | Posted 12.15.2011 | Green

SAN DIEGO — Mexico ships televisions, cars, sugar and medical equipment to the United States. Soon, it may be sending water north. Western stat...