Anne Castle http://kajx.org en As Drought Plagues Colorado River Basin, Water Officials Look for Answers http://kajx.org/post/drought-plagues-colorado-river-basin-water-officials-look-answers <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Water officials are laying out a plan for meeting the growing demands of the Colorado River in the future. The group met yesterday in California. The meeting was prompted by a study out last year. It predicts looming shortages on the River, which supplies water to 40 million people, as well as farmers and ranchers in Western states. Aspen Public Radio’s Marci </span>Krivonen<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has more.</span></p> Wed, 29 May 2013 16:20:53 +0000 Marci Krivonen 2044 at http://kajx.org As Drought Plagues Colorado River Basin, Water Officials Look for Answers