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When the well's dry, we know the worth of water: groundwater mining in Douglas County, Colorado
Author(s):Lucking, Carol Hutton
The 1980s and 1990s saw a huge population explosion in the Denver metropolitan area. In the search for a long term water supply, the Denver Water Board proposed building a massive 1.1 million acre foot dam and reservoir ...
Stochastic analysis of flow and salt transport modeling in irrigation-drainage systems
Author(s):Alzraiee, Ayman H.
Sustainability of crop production in the Lower Arkansas River Basin in Colorado is seriously threatened by the continuous degradation of irrigated lands by the dual impact of soil salinization and waterlogging problems. ...
Surface water and groundwater exchange along the Cache la Poudre River: considerations for conservation planning
Author(s):Browne, Claudia A.
This study offers a method for estimating riparian water budgets from river point flow data to demonstrate how a water budget framework can guide strategic conservation planning. Groundwater and surface water exchange ...
Opposite of 'whole': groundwater dependence in a rural agricultural community in Colorado, The
Author(s):MacIlroy, Kelsea E.
As the American West faces increasing water demands and decreased access and flows due to the effects of climate change, increasing populations, and pollution it is more important than ever to examine governance structures ...
Effects of capping material on longevity of degradable contaminants in sediments
Author(s):Campbell, Calista Emily
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Optimizing operation and design of aquifer storage and recovery (ASR) wellfields
Sustained production of groundwater from wells in wellfields can lead to declining water levels at production wells and concerns regarding the sustainability of groundwater resources. Furthermore, minimizing energy consumption ...