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El Nino bringing much needed moisture to Colorado

Wed, 12 Sep 2012 13:50:05 GMT

(image) BOULDER -Drought conditions from a La Nina weather pattern in Colorado has brought a below normal snowpack and hot and dry conditions this spring and fall.

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Drought blamed for sinking living room

Tue, 11 Sep 2012 01:16:22 GMT

(image) DENVER - Severe swollen soil issues are popping up around the metro area, according to the U.S. Geological Survey in Colorado. Areas south of Denver are dealing with it the worst.

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Drought conditions persist in Colorado

Sat, 25 Aug 2012 09:20:25 GMT

(image) KUSA - According to this week's government drought report, much of the Midwest is still stuck with exceptional, extreme or severe drought conditions. The same can be said for Colorado.

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Drought affecting CSU's trees

Fri, 24 Aug 2012 21:09:35 GMT

(image) FORT COLLINS - Colorado State University has planted more than 1,000 new trees over the last year. It's a campus already known for its nearly 8,000 trees. But the drought is preying on those trees, both new and old.

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Food prices to increase in wake of drought

Fri, 24 Aug 2012 21:07:24 GMT

(image) DENVER- In a report released Friday, the USDA predicts that general food prices next year will rise three to four percent.

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Farmer says historic drought could have lasting impact

Fri, 24 Aug 2012 20:56:43 GMT

(image) FORT MORGAN - Mike Kosman has been farming long enough to know that an ear of corn can tell you a lot about the weather.

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Water levels drop in Northern Colorado as some recreation options dwindle

Mon, 20 Aug 2012 22:50:53 GMT

(image) KUSA - A stark example of the drought in Colorado can be seen both in farmers' fields and in the lakes and reservoirs of Northern Colorado.

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Horsetooth Reservoir near historic low levels

Fri, 17 Aug 2012 01:39:15 GMT

(image) Only one other time in its history has Horsetooth Reservoir dropped so low so soon because of weather and water use.

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Colorado pumpkin and watermelon crop thriving in drought year

Thu, 16 Aug 2012 21:43:30 GMT

(image) MORGAN COUNTY - Drive down the roads in Eastern Colorado and you will see the damage from this summer's drought conditions. Field after field of withered corn stalks paint a picture of the damage to Colorado farms.

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Apple orchard thrives despite drought conditions

Thu, 16 Aug 2012 21:01:53 GMT

(image) LONGMONT - A Longmont apple orchard is thriving with a bumper crop, thanks to warm conditions and an ample water supply.

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