CCRS Currents Blog:
A collaborative resource for news, perspective and analysis for issues eddying Colorado River management.
National Parks Traveler: Special Report On The Colorado River
This week’s show kicks off National Parks Traveler's coverage of the Colorado River and how its health, or lack of health, impacts Canyonlands National Park and Glen Canyon National Recreation Area in Utah.
Science Moab: A Look at Paleo-Flood Hydrology
The Colorado River Basin has experienced incredibly large flood events in the past. Present-day river deposits can be used to understand the size and timing of floods that have happened within the region. Listen to Dr. Vic Baker who studies what he calls ...
Scenarios Consistently Overestimate Consumptive Water Use in the Upper Colorado River Basin
Future consumptive water use is difficult to predict because underlying factors that influence consumptive use—future population growth, irrigation technology and practices, climate, agricultural commodity prices and other factors—are individually difficu...
Water Resource Modeling of the Colorado River: Present & Future Strategies
This summarizes our white paper describing the structure of the CRSS and how it is used in long-range planning. It introduces the concept of alternative management paradigms for planning the future of Colorado River water supply and ecosystems. Below is a...