Colorado Teacher of the Year winner focuses on water conservation
Autumn Rivera is a middle school teacher at Glenwood Springs Middle School and was named Colorado Teacher of the Year and her mission is to promote water conservation in the classroom and inspire students on environmental issues such as our state’s water issue.
Colorado reservoirs filling back up post-drought
The Western Slope is no stranger to drought. It’s a fight Coloradans have been waging for years. Last summer, the Grand Valley turned tomato red on the map, classified as in extreme or exceptional drought, but Andrea Lopez of Ute Water says some reservoirs are slowly filling back up.
22 Easy Ways Coloradans Can Save Water
In the face of ongoing drought, nonprofit Water Education Colorado has tips to help you save some H20 on World Water Day—and every day.
Letter to the editor: Coloradans need to pitch in to protect and save our water
As concerned Coloradans, what can we do? Two-time Olympian and world champion skier Jeremy Bloom says we can learn where our water comes from and take action to ensure it can meet our needs today and for future generations.
Colorado Olympian Jeremy Bloom helps conserve our state’s water
As a Colorado kid, Jeremy Bloom grew up playing on some form of water nearly every day. Growing up on Boyd Lake in Loveland, Colo., his family were avid water skiers in the summer. During the winter season, however, is where his passion for water, in the form of snow, truly came alive. Back then, it seemed so magical, plentiful and never ending.
The harsh reality is that today, that same extraordinary substance is at risk.
Polis highlights the importance of clean water in 2022
In the backdrop of the Marshall Fire, Colorado’s governor is highlighting the importance of protecting and conserving water in a state more and more affected by drought.
Polis administration, state leaders launch Water ’22 awareness campaign
Polis pointed to drought conditions in the Southwest, devastating weather and climate events, as well as increasing demand as population grows, as factors that have strained Colorado’s water supply.