- Prosecutors say they bought water from the city of Boulder at agricultural rates, about $30 an acre-foot, and sold it to an oilfield services company for about $2,700 an acre-foot.Read more
- Projections by the U.S. government say stream flow could decrease across the Colorado and Rio Grande river basins by as much as 27 percent over the next century.Read more
A recent study says that the price of land and water have kept many young people filling the boots Colorado's aging farmers.
- Ten judges tasted and selected from among dozens of waters from 18 states, seven Canadian provinces and five foreign nations.Read more
- Nearly 2.5 million more gallons of water was pumped from wells than was documented as sold in 2014.Read more
But water and weather experts said Tuesday it's too early to predict how deep the snow will get or how much of it will make its way into the river.
Gov. John Hickenlooper's administration encouraged water managers -- and users -- from around Colorado to formulate the plan.
NASA has the engineers aiming to use the focused light of the sun to drive water or other useful chemicals out of an asteroid.