Western Colorado river runs orange

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Western Colorado river runs orange

Water has similar color to Animas after Gold King Mine spill
Part of the Uncompahgre River is a murky orange, similar to how the Animas River looked during the height of the Gold King Mine spill in August. This photo of Red Mountain Creek, a tributary of the Uncompahgre River, was taken Oct. 10 south of Ouray.

Western Colorado river runs orange

Part of the Uncompahgre River is a murky orange, similar to how the Animas River looked during the height of the Gold King Mine spill in August. This photo of Red Mountain Creek, a tributary of the Uncompahgre River, was taken Oct. 10 south of Ouray.
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