Historic lows recorded on the Animas River

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Historic lows recorded on the Animas River

Trickle can be attributed to drought-like conditions
Water flow in the Animas River is near a record low this week in Durango. The low flow can be attributed to drought-like conditions this winter in Southwest Colorado.
Water flow in the Animas River is near a record low this week in Durango. The mean flow for the Animas River on March 8 is 240 cubic feet per second. But a gauge reading at 9:30 a.m. Thursday showed the river flowing at less than half that – about 114 cfs.
Water flow in the Animas River is near a record low this week in Durango. Dry conditions in the fall have led to historically low flows, and the dryness continued through much of the winter.

Historic lows recorded on the Animas River

Water flow in the Animas River is near a record low this week in Durango. The low flow can be attributed to drought-like conditions this winter in Southwest Colorado.
Water flow in the Animas River is near a record low this week in Durango. The mean flow for the Animas River on March 8 is 240 cubic feet per second. But a gauge reading at 9:30 a.m. Thursday showed the river flowing at less than half that – about 114 cfs.
Water flow in the Animas River is near a record low this week in Durango. Dry conditions in the fall have led to historically low flows, and the dryness continued through much of the winter.

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