Items by Heather McGregor

For sale: a Colorado water district - maybe
An attempt by the federal government to sell a small irrigation project, the Collbran Project, to local water conservancy districts runs into trouble because the public is not consulted first.
Crested Butte water ordinance immersed in AMAX court challenge
Less than a month after Crested Butte, Colo., passed an ordinance aimed at protecting its watershed, city leaders find themselves face to face in court with AMAX, the mining giant that hopes to extract molybdenum nearby.
Colorado carbon dioxide could eke out extra oil
Carbon dioxide gas, locked thousands of feet below the mesa and canyon country of southwestern Colorado, may be the key for the recovery of oil from some abandoned wells.
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