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Biennial of the Americas takes a look at the Colorado River and water challenges

Author: Marianne Goodland - September 18, 2017 - Updated: September 18, 2017

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Photo of drought on Lake Mead. (Courtesy US Geological Survey, via creative commons license, Flickr) “It’s warm, it’s us, it’s serious, we’re sure and we can fix it.” And without a solution, or many solutions, it — climate change — could cause Colorado to lose 20 percent of the water from the Colorado River by […]

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Marianne Goodland

Marianne Goodland

Marianne Goodland is the chief legislative reporter for Colorado Politics. She's covered the Colorado General Assembly for 20 years, starting off in 1998 with the Silver & Gold Record, the editorially-independent newspaper at CU that was shuttered in 2009. She also writes for six rural newspapers in northeastern Colorado. Marianne specializes in rural issues, agriculture, water and, during election season, campaign finance. In her free time (ha!) she lives in Lakewood with her husband, Jeff; a cantankerous Shih-Tzu named Sophie; and Gunther the cat. She is also an award-winning professional harpist.