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Cheapo Travel: 10 ways to save on camping in Utah

Orange County Register

Date: 2/23/2017 8:10:00 PM

Fifteen minutes later, we pulled into a BLM campsite on Highway 128. It had its own private, sandy Colorado River beach, across the river from the red sandstone cliffs of Arches National Park. We even saw bighorn sheep. We were supposed to pay $3 per night

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Colorado River Flows Will Continue Falling Rapidly As Anthropogenic Climate Change Continues

CleanTechnica

Date: 2/23/2017 4:13:00 PM

The warming trend that has accompanied anthropogenic climate change to date has reduced Colorado River flows by 0.5 million acre-feet (at the very least) over just a 14-year time period (2000–2014). This is according to new research from the University

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Global warming is SHRINKING the Colorado River and could reduce its flow by a third by the end of the century, study finds

Daily Mail

Date: 2/23/2017 2:03:00 PM

Two scientists say global warming is shrinking the most important waterway in the American Southwest and could reduce its flow by more than a third by the end of the century. Researchers from Colorado State University and the University of Arizona say the

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Annual boat and car show returns to Needles

Mohave Daily News

Date: 2/23/2017 12:54:00 AM

Advance wrist-band passes are available for $10 per day or $15 for two days from Best Western Colorado River Inn, Big O Tires/NAPA Auto Parts and the chamber of commerce in Needles, at Farmers Insurance in Fort Mohave, and at Eagle Motorcycles and Totally

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Area residents to participate in show in Newport

Arkansas Online

Date: 2/22/2017 10:31:00 PM

He titled the painting Colorado River Canyon. Almond often paints landscapes of sights he sees as he and his wife pursue outdoor hobbies such as rafting, kayaking, biking and hiking. He recently spent 19 days rafting the Colorado River in the Grand Canyon

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• River: Colorado River
• Surface Area: 7,260 Acres
Lake Granbury is a North Texas reservoir near Granbury, Texas. It was created in 1969 and is one of three lakes damming the Brazos River.

Lake Granbury is contained by the De Cordova Bend Dam and is a long, narrow lake, encompassed by 103 miles of shoreline.

The lake is controlled by the Brazos River Authority in Granbury.

The lake was first proposed in the late 1950s. Construction began on the Cordova Bend Dam on December 15, 1966 by Zachry Construction Company. Impoundment of water began on September 15, 1969.

The proposed construction of the De Cordova Bend Dam in the mid-1950s became the impetus for John Graves' book, Goodbye to a River.
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