Subject:

Drought

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2014

    Tumbleweed invasion has its roots in fire, drought

    For the past two weeks, the area around Colorado Springs has been besieged by tumbleweeds. Piles of the dessicated, rolling shrubs have clogged streets and yards, trapping residents at home in at least one case. For farmers, the plants have choked off irrigation ditches, the piles of tinder-dry shr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2012

    High and dry: 62 of Colorado's 64 counties qualify for drought disaster relief

    The hottest summer on record could also be one of the driest. At the end of June, Governor John Hickenlooper requested that much of this dry, dry state be declared a federal disaster area because of "drought, low snow pack, excessive heat, and high winds" that had started on January 1...with no end ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2012

    Wild horses: Is drought worse than roundups for Colorado herd?

    Wild horse activists managed to block the complete removal of a small but hardy herd of mustangs in northwest Colorado this week. Bureau of Land Management officials contend that severe drought conditions require roundup and removal of the West Douglas herd, for its own well-being -- but opponents s ... More >>

  • Culture

    August 10, 2006

    Kim Bailey

    Denver Parks + Recreation

  • Calendar

    August 3, 2006

    A Garden Gala

    Xeriscaping can turn dry, brown yards into green retreats.

  • Calendar

    June 16, 2005

    Fore Play

    The Women's Open beckons to fans of all stripes.

  • News

    August 21, 2003

    Stop, Thief!

    Someone's stealing Otero County's water. Who it is depends on where you live.

  • News

    May 29, 2003

    Off Limits

    Rant of the week

  • News

    April 17, 2003

    Off Limits

    Naked ambition

  • Calendar

    April 17, 2003
  • Goods & Services

    March 27, 2003

    Best Water Witch

    Greg Storozuk

  • Dining

    June 13, 2002

    Lunch Meet

    Whose glass is half full?

  • News

    May 30, 2002

    Water Hazard

    As one greenkeeper shows, adapting to the drought is just par for his golf course.

  • News

    May 30, 2002

    Divining Intervention

    Skeptics say dowsers are all wet. But Greg Storozuk believes.

  • News

    December 21, 2000

    The River's Edge

    As the South Platte flows out of Colorado, the water wars continue.

  • News

    October 26, 2000

    Trickle-Down Economics

    Out on the plains, water is Colorado's most liquid asset.

  • News

    August 24, 2000

    High and Dry

    Even in the best of times, farmers and developers fight for Colorado's water. And this summer's drought is far from the best of times.

  • News

    June 22, 2000

    Going With the Flow

    As spring melts into summer, water users along the St. Vrain could find themselves up the creek.

  • News

    May 30, 1996

    Seeds of Discontent

    Kansas farmers say their weather-modification program causes rain. Colorado farmers say it causes trouble.

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