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New Project: The Impacts of Climate Change and Water Supply Management on Fish in the Colorado River

New Project: The Impacts of Climate Change and Water Supply Management on Fish in the Colorado River

04/06/2020

The Colorado River and its major tributaries provide a crucial water supply for more than 40 million people in the American Southwest and in California. This water supply is primarily used in irrigated agriculture but also provides essential drinking wate...

New Research: Channel narrowing by inset floodplain formation of the lower Green River in the Canyonlands region, Utah

New Research: Channel narrowing by inset floodplain formation of the lower Green River in the Canyonlands region, Utah

03/27/2020

The lower Green River episodically narrowed between the mid-1930s and present day through deposition of new floodplains within a wider channel that had been established and/or maintained during the early twentieth century pluvial period. Comparison of air...

Western Area Power Authority Presentation to CCRS Students

Western Area Power Authority Presentation to CCRS Students

03/11/2020

Representatives Brent Osiek (Power Marketing Manager) and Clayton Palmer (Environmental Specialist) made a presentation to students of the Large River Management Class taught by Jack Schmidt and David Rosenberg on March 10, 2020. The gave the basics of WA...