The Colorado River (Spanish: Río Colorado) is one of the principal rivers of the
Southwestern United States and northern Mexico The 1,450-mile (2,330 km) ...
Explore an interactive map of Colorado River diversions, dams, ecosystems,
stories, pictures, video, and more.
From its source high in the Rocky Mountains, the Colorado River channels water
south nearly 1,500 miles, over falls, through deserts and canyons, to the lush ...
Colorado river and the use of its water has shaped the history of the states of
Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico and Utah, which all depend
The Colorado River is born at about 10000 feet in the Rocky Mountains of
Colorado and flows southwest for 1470 miles to the Gulf of California (Sea of
The West's most famous river wasn't born that way. Since John Wesley Powell's
epic exploratory voyage in 1869, the lore of the Colorado River has risen in a ...
Jul 31, 2015 ... Colorado River Basin Water Supply and Demand Study. Quick Links. new button
Moving Forward to Address the Challenges Identified in the ...
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 22, 2016 ... “The Colorado River system is changing rapidly,” said Daniel Beard, a former
commissioner of the federal Bureau of Reclamation, which ...