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Upcoming EventsNov8Thu6:30 pm Three Streams, Three Mines & Man... @ Ouray County 4H Events CenterThree Streams, Three Mines & Man... @ Ouray County 4H Events CenterNov 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pmThree Streams, Three Mines & Many Stakeholders: A Report on 2014-2017 Water Quality Improvement Projects Funded by a Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment Non-Point Source Grant, the stream quality improvement projects were completed in 2017 next to three … Continue reading →
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Heavy Metal Pollution Diverted from Uncompahgre River By Tanya Ishikawa, UWP Communications Coordinator RIDGWAY-The Uncompahgre River should be running a little bit cleaner this fall after contaminated water flows from abandoned mines were remediated this summer. The Uncompahgre Watershed Partnership (UWP), … Continue reading
“The Gold King Mine spill is very unfortunate. But it is also bringing public awareness to the magnitude of water quality problems associated with abandoned mines in our region and highlights the need for more remediation,” said Przeszlowska. “The Uncompahgre River headwaters are defined by the same … Continue reading