Drinking Water

April 1, 2009--New law allows state to regulate deep aquifers (U.S. Water News)

New Mexico Gov. Bill Richardson has signed legislation into law to help stop a rush by real estate developers and others to tap into deep aquifers with brackish water.

March 31, 2009--Dome on the range - Helping small water projects (Fort Morgan Times)

Last week, the House approved Senate Bill 09-165 on second reading, a bipartisan bill to increase funding to small community water and wastewater projects.

March 30, 2009--Fort Collins' concerns about reservoir persist (Denver Post)

City officials are still concerned about a proposed reservoir that would draw from the Poudre River, despite a study suggesting that potential impacts on the community's drinking water could be less than o

March 28, 2009--Residents are fearing gassed up well water (Greeley Tribune)

The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission on Friday failed to calm angered residents who complained they were never informed that their well water might be tainted with natural gas.

March 26, 2009--Jackson Gulch bill passes (Cortez Journal)

The road to recovery for the Jackson Gulch canal system in Mancos has recently taken a major leap forward in Washington. The Jackson Gulch Rehabilitation Act was part of an overall bill the U.S.

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