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Colorado River - Wikipedia
The Colorado River is one of the principal rivers of the Southwestern United States and northern Mexico The 1,450-mile-long (2,330 km) Colorado River drains ... More »

NCHGC: History: Colorado River


The Colorado River carves a distinct course through the depths of American cultural history. The river has been an important source of water and life for Native ...

Colorado River Timeline - Water Education Foundation


1892 Colorado River water transported across Continental Divide into Eastern ... Canyon dam removed after one of biggest environmental battles in U.S. history.

Sharing Colorado River Water: History, Public Policy and the ...


The year 1997 marks the 75th anniversary of the signing of the Colorado River Compact. Delegates from the seven Colorado River Basin states met on ...

Colorado River - Utah History to Go - Utah.gov


Robert McPherson. Utah History Encyclopedia. The Colorado River is one of the most important water systems in the United States. Draining watersheds from ...

Colorado River Timeline | wrrc.arizona.edu


In celebration of its 70th anniversary (1945-2015), the Colorado River Water Users Association (CRWUA) has put together a detailed timeline of the history of the ...

Colorado River | river, United States-Mexico | Britannica.com


Aug 6, 2010 ... 8-6-2010 See Article History ... Colorado River, major river of North America, rising in the Rocky Mountains of Colorado, U.S., and flowing ...

CRSP History - Reclamation, Upper Colorado Region


Jul 8, 2013 ... History. Life as we know it today in the western United States would be very different without the reality and benefits of the Colorado River ...

Colorado River History | USA Today


One of the important waterways of the Western United States, the Colorado River flows for nearly 1500 miles along the western side of the Rocky Mountains.