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Nature isn’t the only green at stake on the Colorado River. A new study shows the devastating economic impacts people would face in New Mexico if the river runs dry.
Conservancy scientist Eloise Kendy returns to the Colorado River Delta to see the results of the historic release of water.
Improving irrigation to save a river.
Conservancy scientists documented the return of water to the parched Colorado River Delta.
Learn about the issues and plants and animals within the Basin.
Once teeming with birds and other wildlife, the Colorado River Delta is a dusty, dry trickle that rarely reaches the sea. Take a virtual tour to see how we're raising water levels to restore the delta.
Nearly 36 million people rely on the Colorado River for water, food, recreation and energy. Stand with The Nature Conservancy to protect it.
The Conservancy is excited to be part of an historic event as the U.S. and Mexico release water into the Colorado River Delta. The event known as "The Pulse Flow" will bring a surge of water to areas that have been dry for decades.
Three short films introduce audiences to progressive, local farms who rely on the Colorado River's waters for irrigation and survival.
- April 12, 2015
- Guest Commentary: Heed California water woes, Colorado
- January 14, 2015
- Nearly $11 Million Awarded to River Projects in Colorado, Arizona
- July 31, 2014
- ‘Recycle for Nature’ to Benefit The Colorado River