River

After it has been reduced to a trickle, river managers are preparing for further drying

Bernalillo, New Mexico (AFP) – Triple-digit temperatures and a volatile monsoon season combined with decades of persistent drought to put one of North America’s longest rivers in its most dangerous state yet. Islands of sand and pebbles and patches of cracked mud dominate where the Rio Grande once flowed. It’s a sight not unlike other …

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The most important source of water in the West is drought. Soon the lives of the 40 million people who depend on the Colorado River will change.

A group of friends from the Denver area have fun on the Colorado River, in Rancho del Rio, on July 2, 2022, near Pond. According to Save the Colorado, a nonprofit organization that works to protect and restore the Colorado River, tens of millions of people reconstruct in and near the river annually. The river …

The most important source of water in the West is drought. Soon the lives of the 40 million people who depend on the Colorado River will change. Read More »