December 24, 2009--What the state is studying... (Pueblo Chieftain)

The state is pondering proposed pipelines to move water from most areas of the state to the Front Range in an attempt to meet future water demands. Not all will be built, and none has been officially endorsed. Nevertheless, the Colorado Water Conservation Board looked at them in a preliminary report released last June. Strategies in the report that move water from one basin to another include: Big Straw, Blue Mesa Pumpback, Flaming Gorge Pipeline, Green Mountain Pumpback, and the Yampa Pumpback.

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