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Aspen to develop river management plan for upper Fork

The city of Aspen is seeking consultants to help it prepare a river management plan for the upper Roaring Fork River, which has been plagued in drought years by low flows as it winds through central Aspen. “The city of Aspen plans to study the upper Roaring Fork...
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Project aims to restore Roaring Fork flow levels

Healthy Rivers and Streams bestows $35,000 grant to help fund effort A three-pronged approach to restore local water flows got a shot in the arm on Tuesday when Pitkin County supported a $35,000 Healthy Rivers and Streams grant to help a Front Range nonprofit’s plan...
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City of Aspen Gives the Roaring Fork Another Boost

City of Aspen Gives the Roaring Fork Another Boost

For the second year in a row, the City of Aspen has voluntarily closed the headgate of the City-owned Wheeler Ditch in an effort to improve flows in the Roaring Fork River. Flows in the river dropped below 32 cubic feet per second (“cfs”) on Wednesday, August 21,...
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