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News about Boulder Creek Watershed Issues

CU study identifies critical air borne Nitrogen deposition in Front Range alpine tundra environments (07/31/06)
Some lessons learned from the Big Thompson flood thirty years later (07/30/06)
Colorado's irrigated acrerage declining rapidly as agricultural water shifted to municipal use (07/29/06)
Unidentified woman's body found floating in Barker Reservoir (07/29/06)
West Nile detected in rising Boulder County mosquito populations (07/28/06)
South Denver Metro area taps into South Platte River with new 31 mile pipeline (07/27/06)
Denver Water proposes mandating water saving upgrades in conservation plan (07/27/06)
Local hay supplies strained by long term drought and rising fuel prices (07/27/06)
Oklahoma Senator protests investigations into oil and gas well air emmissions (07/27/06)
Declining Beaver populations disrupting wetlands ecosystem web in RMNP (07/26/06)
Boulder County Commissioners modify open fire restrictions for eastern Boulder County (07/26/06)
Federal Court confirms ruling that public has no standing in public lands mining patents (07/26/06)
Rocky Mountain Climate Organization releases report on impact of climate change on western national parks (07/26/06)
CU emails flood safety tips to student body as flooding season peaks (07/25/06)
Interium study raises questions over Cherry Creek Dam safety (07/24/06)
New study supports Preble Jumping Mouse endangered species listing (07/24/06)
Continue heat and spotty rain keep moutain wildfire danger elevated (07/22/06)
Most Colorado counties, including Boulder, declared agriculture disaster areas due to drought (07/18/06)
Western slope communities protest BLM oil leases in municipal watersheds (07/17/06)
Pagosa Springs white-water park stalled over flood and habitat concerns (07/17/06)
City of Boulder wins $19.3M settlement for Lakewood Pipeline deficiencies (07/15/06)
Concern over growth management remains top priority for Boulder county residents (07/15/06)
City of Boulder calls for voluntary watering restrictions as hot dry weather continues (07/14/06)
Future of Boulder's drinking water fluoridation will be on November ballot (07/13/06)
First 2006 West Nile Virus infected mosquito found near Longmont (07/13/06)
Northern Colorado irrigation districts anticipate shutoff of water deliveries by the end of July (07/13/06)
Recent rain likely to raise mosquito populations and West Nile Virus risk (07/12/06)
Niwot Ridge reports 4.5" of rain in unusal precipitation event (07/11/06)
West Creek highway damage demonstrates destructive power of summer thunderstorms (07/11/06)
Despite record breaking rainfall event, Colorado remains in moderate to extreme drought (07/10/06)
Boulder County Sheriff issues High Water Advisory for Boulder Creek (07/09/06)
South Metro area and foothills hit by flash flooding as upslope storm lingers (07/08/06)
Rapid spring runofff has lead to a good whitewater season but relatively high casualtites (07/08/06)
Prolonged drought taking toll on Colorado's cattle ranchers (07/08/06)
Researchers find link between wildfires and climate change (07/07/06)
Rising mosquito populations renew West Nile Virus concerns (07/05/06)
Despite heavy storms Colorado precipitation remains well below average (07/05/06)
Valmont Butte prairie dogs found free of contamination (07/05/06)
Water supplies running out for northern Colorado agriculture (07/05/06)
US Forest Services proposes exempting predator control from Wilderness rules (07/04/06)
Recent court ruling highlites need to clarify Clean Water Act (07/02/06)
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