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.
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
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 ...
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
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 the primary river of the American Southwest, draining
somewhere in the vicinity of 242,000 square miles of land, from the states of ...
Jul 31, 2015 ... Colorado River Basin Water Supply and Demand Study. Quick Links. new button
Moving Forward to Address the Challenges Identified in the ...
May 21, 2014 ... For the first time in 16 years, freshwater from the Colorado River has flowed into
the Gulf of California.
May 22, 2016 ... “The Colorado River system is changing rapidly,” said Daniel Beard, a former
commissioner of the federal Bureau of Reclamation, which ...