The Colorado River is one of the principal rivers of the Southwestern United
States and northern Mexico The 1,450-mile (2,330 km) Colorado River drains an
Explore an interactive map of Colorado River diversions, dams, ecosystems,
stories, pictures, video, and more.
Since 2000, the Colorado River Basin (Basin) has been experiencing a historic,
extended drought that has impacted regional water supply and other resources, ...
The Colorado River is a national treasure, the lifeblood of the arid West and
essential to daily life for farms, ranches, cities, suburbs and the tourism economy
May 21, 2014 ... For the first time in 16 years, freshwater from the Colorado River has flowed into
the Gulf of California.
The Colorado River begins in north central Colorado and ends at the Gulf of
California. The river is chiefly supplied by snow melting in the Rocky Mountains
Jun 10, 2014 ... It's been more than 50 years since the Colorado River regularly reached the sea.
But this spring, the U.S. and Mexico let the water storm ...
Nov 17, 2011 ... An expanse along the 70-mile stretch where the Colorado River has run dry,
Peter McBrideThe long expanse where the Colorado River has ...
Feb 14, 2012 ... MOST visitors to the Hoover Dam and the Grand Canyon probably don't realize
that the mighty Colorado River, America's most legendary ...
May 22, 2016 ... “The Colorado River system is changing rapidly,” said Daniel Beard, a former
commissioner of the federal Bureau of Reclamation, which ...