A short stretch of the river drops into a narrow channel that allows to run deeper, faster and colder.
Denver nonprofit Bayaud Enterprises launched The Laundry Truck, which can wash 300 to 450 pounds of laundry a day, earlier this month.
Denver Water wants to take more water out of Grand County's Fraser River. Environmental groups are split over how to approach the issue.
One of the worst recorded droughts in human history has stretched water supplies thin across the far-reaching Colorado River basin, which serves 40 million people.
The Colorado River has a problem -- federal and state policies actually encourage water waste while subsidies provide incentive to grow water-thirsty crops.
About 75 people across the state work in remote areas keeping a watchful eye on the state’s water supply.
Northern Water wants to build two large reservoirs using the Cache la Poudre's water. History suggests it won't be easy.
- Denver Water has used 0.7 milligrams per liter since 2011. That's what the federal government now recommends.Read more
- Denver wants to divert more water from the upper Colorado River Basin.Read more