Green River

February 21, 2014--Million still seeks gorge water (Green River Star)

The Aaron Million water project continues on in the form of a request to the Bureau of the Interior. Million’s request, as published in the Federal Register Feb.

November 7, 2013--State turns attention to selenium levels in river (Times Independent)

Like other trace minerals, selenium is essential to human health: It repairs DNA, it boosts immune systems and some researchers believe that it might even halt cancer in its tracks. But in

January 29, 2013--Western Resource Advocates lauds Colorado Water Conservation Board vote to kill Flaming Gorge Task Force (North Forty News)

The Colorado Water Conservation Board today voted overwhelmingly to end funding for the Flaming Gorge Task Force, which had been considering future large-scale water diversion projects such as the Flaming Gorge Pipeline.

June 23, 2012--Task force: No consensus on whether Million's pipeline makes sense (Coloradoan)

On Friday, a task force of water interests from across Colorado charged to look into the feasibility of tapping the Green River met in Colorado Springs to discuss whether it’s possible or desirable to build a Flaming Gorge pipeline.

May 17, 2012--Flaming Gorge pipeline suffers another blow (Coloradoan)

The federal government dealt Fort Collins entrepreneur Aaron Million’s Flaming Gorge Pipeline proposal another setback Thursday morning. The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission denied Wyco Power and Water, Inc.’s appeal of the agency’s earlier dismissal of Wyco’s application for a federal feasibility of the proposed pipeline.

May 15, 2012--American Rivers ranks Green, Crystal among nation’s most endangered waterways (Colorado Independent)

Water withdrawals are threatening the Green River as potential dams and diversions are putting fish, wildlife and recreation at risk on the Crystal River, according to a new report. Both rivers made the annual “America’s Most Endangered Rivers” report released this morning.

January 25, 2012--Water wars: Colorado River activists to rally at EPA against more diversions (Denver Westword)

In the next few weeks, federal regulators will decide whether the Upper Colorado River needs additional protections in the face of growing demands from thirsty Front Range towns.

December 23, 2011--Colorado River District opposes Flaming Gorge pumpback proposal (Colorado Independent)

The Colorado River District is opposing a proposal to pump water from Flaming Gorge Reservoir in southwest Wyoming through a pipeline to Colorado's Front Range.

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