Colorado’s hallmark water plan just turned 5. Is it working? Fresh Water News asks the experts

In the five years since Colorado’s Water Plan took effect, the state has awarded nearly $500 million in loans and grants for water projects, cities have enacted strict drought plans, communities have written nearly two dozen locally based stream restoration plans and crews have been hard at work improving irrigation systems and wastewater treatment plants. But big challenges lie ahead. Come with us as Water Education Colorado and Fresh Water News ask the experts to weigh in.