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Bound by the River: Working to Keep Western Slope water on the West Slope

Bound by the River: Working to Keep Western Slope water on the West Slope

On Colorado’s Western Slope, water is everything. From high atop the Rocky Mountains to the Grand Valley and beyond, these waters have shaped our history. They form the backbone of our rural economies, and they have sustained generations of hard-working families. Since 1937 the Colorado River District has safeguarded Western Slope water for agriculture, for …