Shadow Mountain Lake News

1/15/2018 12:03:00 AM
The Center for Public Intergrity
Wockner points out that demand for the water that flows from Battle Creek down into the Little Snake, Yampa and Green rivers and ultimately into the Colorado River already exceeds supply. He says state agencies overseeing similar diversion projects under ...

1/14/2018 10:00:00 PM
Mohave Daily News
BULLHEAD CITY — The Colorado River Women’s Council gave out some awards Thursday, and it plans to give out awards of a different sort in March. The plaques handed out Thursday were for entrants in last month’s Boom Box Christmas Parade who took first ...

1/14/2018 4:43:00 PM
AZFamily
U.S. Department of Agriculture aerial sharpshooters are returning to the Lake Havasu National Wildlife Refuge for a second attempt to exterminate feral hogs at the refuge along the Colorado River. However, the facility's manager told the Today's News ...

1/11/2018 10:03:00 PM
Mohave Daily News
BULLHEAD CITY — Boys and Girls Clubs of the Colorado River are putting heart and sole to good use, pairing fundraising opportunities to complete projects benefiting local children. “We’ve reached out to everybody and partnered with local thrift ...

1/11/2018 9:45:00 PM
Daily Bruin
Imagine the vast landscapes that Los Angeles’ water supply flows through. Water from the Colorado River races past the Eagle Mountains, bends into the Mojave Desert and snakes through the Imperial Valley. The complex system of pumps and canals that ...

1/10/2018 10:41:00 PM
Mohave Daily News
Members of the now-defunct Bullhead City-Laughlin chapter of the service group Soroptimist International donated a significant amount of money to the Colorado River Historical Society Museum’s building fund: $10,478.13, to be exact. This Soroptimists ...

1/10/2018 4:54:00 PM
Santa Fe New Mexican
He was 77. His love of people, places and their cultures took him down the Colorado River through the Grand Canyon, to Mexico to photograph the Tarahumara and across the U.S. to highlight what he saw as injustices against Native Americans. He photographed ...

1/9/2018 11:24:00 PM
Mohave Daily News
Pace presented a special show for students at the Mohave High School auditorium, in advance of his Colorado River Concert Association performance that night. His act included dancing, comedy and plenty of singing, both of songs the young audience members ...

1/9/2018 12:37:00 PM
American Rivers
The story of a 5 th generation ranching family working to sustain their agricultural legacy while bringing back a healthy Colorado River. Ranch life is a hard life, especially when ranching in a closed mountain valley where the lowest mountain road to the ...

1/8/2018 9:07:00 PM
Sterling Journal-Advocate
Survey crews have measured snow depths in southwestern Colorado at 22 percent of normal, the upper Colorado River Basin at 65 percent of normal and the Arkansas River Basin at 49 percent of normal. National Weather Service meteorologists forecast limited ...

1/7/2018 8:31:00 PM
Colorado Springs Gazette
There's a bit of good news at the beginning of 2018 regarding water usage along the Colorado River: Both Lake Powell and Lake Mead ended 2017 at higher levels than at the end of 2016. Lake Powell, at 490 feet, is at the highest it's been since 2012 ...

1/6/2018 8:37:00 PM
Santa Fe New Mexican
LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Rocky Mountains snowpack that feeds Colorado River water supplies was 20 percent below average in December in some areas, prompting a prediction that the key water source for seven U.S. states could flow at 54 percent of its average ...

1/6/2018 7:32:00 PM
Ventura County Star
Rocky Mountains snowpack that feeds Colorado River water supplies was 20 percent below average in December in some areas, prompting a prediction that the key water source for Ventura County could flow at 54 percent of its average volume during the April ...

1/5/2018 11:29:00 AM
Reno Gazette-Journal
The river that serves as a key source of water for seven states including California, Colorado, Utah and Nevada is expected to flow at only about 54 percent of its average volume during the key runoff period from April to July. The National Weather Service ...

1/5/2018 10:46:00 AM
San Francisco Gate
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Rocky Mountains snowpack that feeds Colorado River water supplies was 20 percent below average in December in some areas, prompting a prediction that the key water source for seven U.S. states could flow at 54 percent of its average ...

1/5/2018 10:40:00 AM
NewsOK
FILE - In this May 18, 2015 photo, wind kicks up dust on an area that was once underwater at the Boulder Harbor boat ramp in the Lake Mead National Recreation Area near Boulder City, Nev. The first forecast of the year for Colorado River water supplies is ...

1/5/2018 10:19:00 AM
KXTV
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The first forecast of the year for Colorado River water supplies is a bleak one. The river that serves as a key source of water for seven states including California, Colorado, Utah and Nevada is expected to flow at only about 54 percent ...

1/5/2018 12:02:00 AM
News Deeply
Although small, the Shoshone power plant in western Colorado plays an integral part in how water is managed on the upper Colorado River, thanks to its water rights. On a summer afternoon, rafters relax on a quiet stretch of the Colorado River while passing ...

1/5/2018
Colorado Public Radio
Rocky Mountains snowpack that feeds Colorado River water supplies was 20 percent below average in December in some areas, prompting a prediction that the key water source for seven U.S. states could flow at 54 percent of its average volume during the ...

1/4/2018 11:04:00 PM
Las Vegas Review-Journal
In the late 1990s, the chemical was found in Lake Mead and the Colorado River water that supplies farms and cities across the Southwest, including Las Vegas. The contamination was traced back to the old Kerr-McGee chemical plant, northeast of U.S. Highway ...

1/4/2018 10:39:00 PM
Mohave Daily News
The district currently is allocated 42,450 acre-feet of Colorado River water annually, Clark said. Based on an Arizona Department of Water Resources forecast of medium growth to a population of 38,884 by 2050, MVIDD has enough water to cover the projected ...

1/4/2018 8:40:00 PM
Seattle Post Intelligencer
Some of the park service's proposed methods to control the rising number of invasive brown trout and green sunfish in the Colorado River have drawn concern from environmental organizations and the Arizona Game and Fish Department, the Arizona Daily Sun ...

1/4/2018 3:11:00 AM
Arizona Daily Sun
Rising numbers of invasive brown trout and green sunfish in the Colorado River downstream of Glen Canyon Dam have spurred the National Park Service to propose a range of new actions to control those and other non-native aquatic species in Glen Canyon and ...

1/3/2018 12:52:00 AM
High County News
Head east from Glenwood Springs in western Colorado today, and you’ll encounter an isolated stretch of I-70 hugging the curves of the Colorado River. But 110 years ago, you would’ve hit “a thriving little city” of hundreds of people living in tents ...

1/2/2018 10:11:00 PM
Mohave Daily News
The couple received a bag and baby bath from Dr. Alan Barton of Colorado River Pediatrics and an array of other items, including a bassinet, from the hospital’s auxiliary team, leadership team and Walmart. Valley View usually arranges for some gifts ...

1/2/2018 7:20:00 PM
The Colorado Independent
People in seven western states and Mexico rely on the Colorado River for their water supplies. As the climate warms, the mighty river’s flows are expected to shrink—straining its ability to meet demands of cities and farms. Water managers are bracing ...

1/2/2018 12:06:00 PM
Statesman
The Smithville City Council has approved a planned development district for more than 97 acres just north of the Colorado River that were recently annexed into the city limits for development into a 49-residential lot subdivision, with an estimated value ...

1/2/2018 9:25:00 AM
Los Angeles Times
Rising up over the Hoover Dam, we headed toward our destination, with a brief stop down into the canyon to let a couple off for boat tour down the Colorado River. At our stop, we were again ushered into a van for a short drive to the famous skywalk ...

1/2/2018 5:53:00 AM
Earth Touch
Most of the year, they are spread throughout the Gulf, but in spring, the adults – all of them – gather together for a huge mating extravaganza in the Colorado River Delta. This "spawning aggregation" can include millions of fish spread across an area ...

1/1/2018 5:42:00 PM
westernslopenow.com
The hike took place at the James M. Robb Colorado River State Park. However, they weren't the only ones getting some fresh air. 26 state parks across Colorado participated. This is the 5th year Colorado Parks and Wildlife has hosted the event. About a ...

12/31/2017 11:13:00 PM
Mohave Daily News
A local homeowner fed up with the infestation of caddisflies along the Colorado River helped kick-start greater public awareness of the problem in October when he purchased a week’s worth of advertising on a digital billboard adjacent to Highway 95.

12/31/2017 7:56:00 PM
Statesman
Lower Colorado River Authority meteorologist Bob Rose told the weather service that he spotted light snow flurries at his home in northwest Austin beginning at 9:30 p.m. Sunday. “The tops of cars are beginning to turn white,” he said. More snow ...

12/31/2017 10:24:00 AM
The Telegraph
Carswell has been sharing the group's exploits on social media, including through a Facebook Live video of the group saluting the Battle Hymn of the Bulldog Nation while crossing over the Colorado River. "Go Dawgs! Go Dawgs! Welcome to California!"

12/31/2017 12:37:00 AM
MyStatesman.com
Two hundred thousand homes were damaged, including about 500 in La Grange after the Colorado River — bloated by heavy rainfall upstream — overflowed its banks. The cost of Harvey’s damage statewide could be upwards of $200 billion. Like many who ...

12/31/2017 12:17:00 AM
Arizona Daily Sun
The National Park Service is contemplating some rather drastic steps to remove "Non-native Aquatic Species" of fish, including Brown Trout, from the Colorado River, particularly the Lees Ferry stretch below Glen Canyon Dam. The mechanical removal of these ...

12/31/2017 12:15:00 AM
Arizona Daily Sun
The National Park Service is contemplating some rather drastic steps to remove "Non-native Aquatic Species" of fish, including Brown Trout, from the Colorado River, particularly the Lees Ferry stretch below Glen Canyon Dam. The mechanical removal of these ...

12/30/2017 11:12:00 PM
Mohave Daily News
Alderman was the Colorado River Union High School District’s first gold medalist in track and field since Mohave’s Katherine Lamb earned two of them during the 2005-06 season. Alderman earns state titles MESA, Ariz. — Mohave High School senior Darin ...

12/30/2017 11:00:00 PM
Los Angeles Times
When the weather turns cold, most RVers pull in their awnings and drive to a park full of amenities along the Colorado River, or to Florida, to spend the winter. Thousands head to Quartzsite, Ariz., where there are inexpensive ($20 a night) and very basic ...

12/29/2017 9:44:00 AM
syfy.com
The Grand Canyon is in northern Arizona, not too far south of the southern border of Utah. Carved by the Colorado River over the past couple of million years, it runs deep, 1400–1600 meters (roughly a mile) below the rim. The rim elevation changes ...

12/29/2017 12:22:00 AM
FlatheadBeacon
A larms in the Southwest rang this week as anglers warned the National Park Service might be coming for brown trout on the Colorado River. The anglers’ wrath was directed at a proposal to protect and/or restore native fish by systematically ...





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