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Sunday, September 26, 2021

Low water levels in Lake Powell could affect Navajo Lake

During a meeting on June 21, members of the San Juan Water Conservation District (SJWCD) board discussed local implications of historically low water levels...

Three local lakes remain full

By Clayton ChaneyStaff Writer According to a press release from Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District (PAWSD) Manager Justin Ramsey released on June 1, Stevens...

The Colorado River is sending us a message

Photo courtesy Glen Canyon Institute staff Willow Creek Canyon, once a popular side canyon for boaters, now a sandy wash with bathtub ring. By Gary WocknerPREVIEW...

Three local lakes now completely full

By Clayton ChaneyStaff Writer According to a press release from Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District (PAWSD) District Manager Justin Ramsey, three out of the...

Hatcher Lake down almost 3 feet

By Clayton ChaneyStaff Writer According to a Sept. 13 press release from Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District (PAWSD) Manager Justin Ramsey, Hatcher Lake is...

Stage 1 drought restrictions still in effect

According to a press release from the Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District (PAWSD) Manager Justin Ramsey, the district remains in a Stage 1...

San Juan river reaches record low flow rate

By Clayton Chaney Staff Writer According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the San Juan River was flowing at a rate of 24.4 cubic feet per second...

San Juan Water Conservancy District votes to oppose BLM water rights applications

The San Juan Water Conservancy District (SJWCD) board met on Monday, Aug.16, to hear a report, among other business, from the board’s attorney, Jeff...

Water commissioner explains water administration and rights

By Chris Mannara Staff Writer During a public meeting on March 31 hosted by the Upper San Juan Watershed Enhancement Partnership (WEP), Colorado Division of Water...

Common hoses no longer allowed at water fill stations

By Casey Crow Staff Writer The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) is now requiring that all public water stations remove common hoses. The newly...