Craig Fugate, who was just in Colorado, tells Colorado Matters why he was just in the state talking to various communities about preparedness.
Flood Waters Are Filled With Lots Of Stuff, Antibiotics Included. How Does That Impact Antibiotic Resistance?
CSU researchers studied antibiotic-resistant bacteria in the Cache La Poudre watershed for 10 years before the 2013 floods, then went back to see how the bacteria were impacted.
Four years after Colorado's costliest flood, a section of Left Hand Creek in Boulder County is still being re-engineered.
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The grants will fund planning, design and construction or improvement of systems damaged and destroyed by the floods.
Rising temperatures are adding to the threat posed by recent rain. Above-average mountain snowpack could melt too quickly and cause flooding in Boulder, Larimer and Weld counties.