On January 12, the National Weather Service issued a six day flood warning in Carbondale after a major ice jam released on the Roaring Fork River. Christina Medved, Director of Community Outreach at Roaring Fork Conservancy, explains the science.
Christina Medved monitors an ice jam area on the Roaring Fork River.
Roaring Fork Conservancy opens its new River Center in Basalt in August. KDNK's Amy Hadden Marsh spoke with Liza Mitchell, RFC's education and outreach coordinator, about what the center will offer the public.
The Garfield County Library District just received a Resilient Communities grant for climate change-centered programs, which begin in January. KDNK’s Kathleen Shannon got the details from Community Engagement Coordinator Lisa Girardot.
The ancient people of western Utah’s Danger Cave lived well. They ate freshwater fish, ducks and other small game, according to detritus they left behind. They had a lush lakeside view, with cattails, bulrushes and water-loving willows adorning the marshlands.
A new mural project is coming to the Roaring Fork Valley this month. KDNK’s Amy Hadden Marsh spoke to Lara Whitley of the Community Office for Resource Efficiency or CORE to get the details. Mural submissions will be accepted beginning at noon January 6. For more information and to submit photo and audio, click here.