Water Shortages http://kvnf.org en KVNF Regional Newscast: Friday, October 18, 2013 http://kvnf.org/post/kvnf-regional-newscast-friday-october-18-2013 <p></p><p><strong>Headlines</strong></p><ul><li>Heather Jensen Will Stand Trial in Grand Junction</li><li>Water Conflicts Escalating between Agriculture and Growing Colorado Cities</li><li>Aspen Medical Marijuana Dispensary Gears Up for Retail Sales</li><li>Colorado Oil and Gas Association Donates Over $604,000 to Pro-Fracking Campaigns</li><li>KVNF Sports Report Fri, 18 Oct 2013 14:58:43 +0000 Travis Bubenik 17410 at http://kvnf.org iSeeChange: Rain and Snow - Signs of a Wet Winter? http://kvnf.org/post/iseechange-rain-and-snow-signs-wet-winter <p></p><p>For this week's <em>iSeeChange </em>report, we looked into the recent flurry of rain and some snow, and what, if anything, it might tell us about the coming winter.</p><p></p> Wed, 25 Sep 2013 15:07:04 +0000 Travis Bubenik 16401 at http://kvnf.org iSeeChange: Rain and Snow - Signs of a Wet Winter? Farmers look to do more with less water http://kvnf.org/post/farmers-look-do-more-less-water <p>The future of agriculture across the Great Plains hinges on water. Without it, nothing can grow.</p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Climate models and population growth paint a pretty bleak picture for water availability a few decades from now. If farmers want to stay in business, they have to figure out how to do more with less. Enter: super efficient irrigation systems.</span></p><p></p> Wed, 28 Aug 2013 15:54:07 +0000 Luke Runyon 15171 at http://kvnf.org Farmers look to do more with less water Connecting the Drops: Rethinking Reservoirs http://kvnf.org/post/connecting-drops-rethinking-reservoirs <p>All around Colorado new collaborations are emerging around water storage and water use.&nbsp; Partnerships with reservoirs are turning out to be key in terms of environmental stewardship, river protection, and healthy communities that rely on water.&nbsp; As part of the year long series <a href="http://www.cfwe.org/index.php?option=com_content&amp;view=category&amp;layout=blog&amp;id=281&amp;Itemid=348">Connecting the Drops,</a> KGNUs Maeve Conran looks at some of these collaborations that have produced tangible results.</p><p></p> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 15:23:15 +0000 Connecting the Drops & Maeve Conran 14959 at http://kvnf.org Connecting the Drops: Rethinking Reservoirs iSeeChange: The Outlook for Western Slope Water Supplies http://kvnf.org/post/iseechange-outlook-western-slope-water-supplies <p>Afternoon clouds and occasional rains have dotted the Western Slope in the past few weeks, but that doesn’t mean people aren’t still worried about their water.</p><p></p> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 16:09:12 +0000 Travis Bubenik 13820 at http://kvnf.org iSeeChange: The Outlook for Western Slope Water Supplies