March 2008

Top Stories

March 7, 2009--Jackson Gulch officials tap D.C. (Cortez Journal)

Board members and staff of the Mancos Water Conservancy District made another trip to Washington, D.C., this past week to talk with legislators about a bill that will appropriate funds to the district for repairing and rehabilitating the Jackson Gulch Canal near Mancos. The bill has passed through the Senate but is still sitting in the House of Representatives for approval.

Water Law

March 10, 2009--Colorado crafts plan to fight off invading mussels (Greeley Tribune)

Zebra and Quagga mussels have been discovered in Colorado lakes and reservoirs, brought in by recreational vehicles. Because of their propensity to reproduce rapidly, they could soon present a problem for irrigation and reservoir companies, communities and industry.