Healthy Working River Definition
- Poudre River Study/Action Workgroup - What is a healthy Poudre River?
- Sanderson, 2012
- Hydro-ecology and Poudre River Futures - Bledsoe, 2011
This presentation covers the topics: (1) how does the river work (ecologically)?, including the definition of river health, (2) what kind of river do we have today as opposed to how it evolved, (3) what might we be most concerned about in the future given water development proposals, and (4) what might we do to influence the river's health.
- Environmental Flow Issues in the Poudre River, Colorado, USA - Milhous & Bartholow, 2010
The authors identify, describe, and quantify several issues that should be considered in determining environmental flow needs for the Poudre River near Fort Collins.
- Constructing an Interdisciplinary Flow Regime Recommendation - Bartholow, 2010
Using a variety of interrelated methods, the author develops an ecologically-based, month-by-month flow regime for the Poudre River through Fort Collins to achieve a "healthy working river". This article is a preprint of a journal article that uses English units instead of international units.