Colorado’s Rivers: A Report Card

Our rivers in Colorado are a fundamental staple to our communities, our economy, our environment, and our way of life. Unfortunately, they are threatened by climate change, overuse, poor dam management, energy development and the needs of a growing population.  In order to take action to protect our rivers, we must first have a clear understanding of what threatens  them. That’s why Conservation Colorado just released a new report that assesses the health of eight major rivers across the state. Read the full report here.

Tell Colorado decision makers to protect our rivers:

Colorado’s rivers are in danger. With growing demands and climate change, our rivers are at risk. It’s time for Colorado’s leaders to take significant steps toward implementing water policies that conserve and protect our waterways. Sign our petition today!

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Additional Materials

Click here to review the methods used in the report