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The 'Get to Know Our Rivers' Field Experience 2021

The 'Get to Know Our Rivers' Field Experience 2021

08/26/2021

In August 2021, we launched the first Get to Know Our Rivers trip. We began with a guided tour of Flaming Gorge Dam, and hit the water at Lodore Canyon on the Green River, the chief tributary of the Colorado River.

Brad Udall: Second-worst Powell inflows in more than half a century

Brad Udall: Second-worst Powell inflows in more than half a century

07/14/2021

This is a grim year for runoff. Brad Udall ran through a striking series of graphs of the current state of the Colorado River. The Fleck Blog posted them, along with accompanying commentary.

New from Science Mag: The Colorado River is shrinking. Hard choices lie ahead.

New from Science Mag: The Colorado River is shrinking. Hard choices lie ahead.

07/01/2021

During a live broadcast on the Today show, a popular national TV program, Babbitt opened valves to unleash an unprecedented experimental flood into the Grand Canyon just downstream. As onlookers applauded, water gushed from gaping outlet pipes. Babbitt ca...