Colorado Pikeminnow

July 4, 2013--River restoration earns national honors (Durango Telegraph)

It was working together, not just working toward environmental goals, that made the San Juan River Habitat Restoration Project stand out. The project earned an America’s Great Outdoors program award this week for recent habitat improvements along the San Juan that required a unique and successful partnership between tribal, state, federal and nonprofit agencies and organizations.


June 8, 2010--River releases bumped up for endangered fish (Sky-Hi Daily News)

As part of an ongoing effort to improve river habitat for several endangered fish species, releases from various reservoirs will be increased this week and next as part of the Coordinated Reservoirs Operations Program.


May 25, 2009--Dam releases to aid rare fish in Colorado River (Denver Post)

Six reservoirs along the upper Colorado River are releasing water through the Memorial Day weekend to help improve mating habitat for endangered fish. The releases from Granby, Ruedi, Windy Gap, Williams Wolford Mountain, Dillon and Green Mountain reservoirs are designed to replicate spring peak flows on the Colorado before the dams were built.


May 14, 2009--Grand Junction: Native fish reoccupy historic Colorado habitat (Vail Daily)

Biologists have found endangered fish in parts of the Colorado and Yampa rivers where they haven't been seen in decades. The U.S.

May 14, 2009--Grand Junction: Native fish reoccupy historic Colorado habitat (Vail Daily)

Biologists have found endangered fish in parts of the Colorado and Yampa rivers where they haven't been seen in decades. The U.S.

August 11, 2008--Feds request more info on Palisade whitewater park (Grand Junction Free Press)

Palisade officials will consider Tuesday the town’s direction on a whitewater park after receiving additional correspondence from the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. So far, the town of Palisade has spent more than $125,000 on plans for the whitewater park without any in-river improvements.


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