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The Colorado River watershed spans several Western states, but recent studies have indicated that demands from growing populations could outstrip the river’s supply.

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Colorado: Most endangered river

WASHINGTON – A new ranking lists the Colorado River as the most-endangered river in the country, as increased demands on its water supply have put the river “at a breaking point.”

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