Two counties renew debate over conservation status for Dolores River

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Two counties renew debate over conservation status for Dolores River

Montezuma County urges Dolores to drop the idea for river
Commissioners from Montezuma and Dolores counties met at Bubba’s in Lewis to debate the pros and cons of a National Conservation Area on the Dolores River. Members of the public were also invited.
The Dolores River flows from the dam with McPhee Reservoir behind.
The Dolores River snakes through canyons below McPhee Dam. One idea to protect the area is to create a National Conservation Area.

Two counties renew debate over conservation status for Dolores River

Commissioners from Montezuma and Dolores counties met at Bubba’s in Lewis to debate the pros and cons of a National Conservation Area on the Dolores River. Members of the public were also invited.
The Dolores River flows from the dam with McPhee Reservoir behind.
The Dolores River snakes through canyons below McPhee Dam. One idea to protect the area is to create a National Conservation Area.