Celebrate World Water Day 2012 today: Be thankful that Colorado is at the top of the hill

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Colorado is the “Mother of Rivers” according to Justice Hobbs’ book of poetry. It’s true, the Colorado, Platte, Arkansas and Rio Grande rise here. Today be thankful that we have a good supply replenished each year by the snowpack and that our water problems here in Colorado come down to moving water from agriculture, removing water from the environment and elimintating bluegrass (someday).

Today is World Water Day. I’m always struck by the statistics around child mortality around the world from waterborne disease.

Take some time today to learn how you can help.

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