WRA Training Helps Water and Land Use Leaders Shape a Better Future Together

WRA recently led an innovative training series in Colorado to empower land use and water planners.  Our goal was to give them the knowledge they need to make smart, water-saving decisions for their cities and towns. Water conservation must become integrated into the fabric of Western communities if we are Continue reading

WRA Helps Defeat Bill That Would Have Stunted Clean Power Plan in Colorado

This spring, Colorado legislators considered a bill that would have interfered with federal proposals to advance clean power in America. Working with partners, Western Resource Advocates’ Senior Staff Attorney, Erin Overturf, helped to push back on this bad proposal and ensure Colorado can effectively implement its own air quality regulations Continue reading

Landmark Colorado Legal Decision Upholds Protection for Rivers and Streams

Colorado’s bountiful rivers have attracted people to the region for generations.  Our rivers provide water, food and habitat for abundant wildlife and help us grow the food that we need to survive.  Once, the demands of a sparse population on our majestic rivers may have been barely noticeable.  Today, however, Continue reading