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Old 07-28-2016   #1
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Shoshone hydro plant, the most fascinating water right in the West

Good quick read on Shoshone and how it benefits us by providing boatable flows on the Colorado above the Roaring Fork confluence. There's also mention of how the endangered species benefit from the water right.

Shoshone hydro plant, the most fascinating water right in the West

For those interested in Western water issues (and if you boat out here, you should be...), Fleck has a great blog and writes well.

And he's got this gal as his mascot!



Nothing in the world is more yielding and gentle than water. Yet it has no equal for conquering the resistant and tough. The flexible can overcome the unbending; the soft can overcome the hard. - Lao Tse
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Old 07-29-2016   #2
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Good stuff Andy. Many hours of reading there. Thx.


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I just learned about Colorado River Day!
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