Tag Archive: mudslide

Jul 17 2013

Ever Changing Landscape


Flooding and mudslides are starting to feel normal in the areas burned by last summers Colorado fires.  I have read in several places that this could be the norm for the next 10 years.  Manitou Springs was hit hard in early July, and Hwy 14 in the Poudre Canyon was closed recently on July 12 …

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Jul 12 2013

Post Fire Flooding Wrecking Manitou Springs


Post wild fire flooding is becoming a new normal for several areas in Colorado as spring and summer storms continue to rearrange the landscape in areas burned in last summers wildfires.  Manitou Springs was hit by mudslides and flooding earlier this month.  Below are some of the videos of the flooding.

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Jul 13 2012

Cache la Poudre Ash Debris Flows


Through most of June the High Park Fire burned 87, 284 acres near Fort Collins, CO.  It was the second largest fire in Colorado’s history and the second most destructive based on the amount of structures destroyed.  The fire was 100% contained as of June 30th. Within a week of being contained, large parts of …

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