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Arapaho Text Corpus,” Endangered Languages Archive at SOAS University of London, 2016.

Lilian Fitzpatrick, Nebraska Place-Names (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1925).

Robert A. Longenbaugh, “How Conjunctive Use Has Changed in the South Platte Basin over 50 Years,” presented at the Agriculture/Urban Water Interface Conflicts and Opportunities, US Committee on Irrigation and Drainage, Denver, Colorado 80202, October 22–25, 2013.

Thomas B. McKee, Nolan J. Doesken, and John Kleist, “A History of Drought in Colorado: Lessens Learned and What Lies Ahead,” Colorado Climate Center Atmospheric Science Department, Colorado State University, and Catherine J. Shrier Colorado Water Resources Research Institute, in collaboration with William P. Stanton (Colorado Water Conservation Board, Number 9, Second Edition, 2000).

Dale L. Morgan, ed., “The Overland Diary of James A. Pritchard from Kentucky to California in 1849,” in Overland in 1846, Diaries and Letters of the California Oregon Trail (Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 1993).

Daniel Tyler, Last Water Hole in the West, The Colorado–Big Thompson Project and the Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Boulder: University Press of Colorado, September 1992).

US Forest Service and Colorado State Forest Service, Regional Ecosystem Analysis for Metropolitan Denver and Cities of the Northern Front Range, April 2001.

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Tershia d’Elgin, The Man Who Thought He Owned Water: On the Brink with American Farms, Water and Food (Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 2016).

Charles Fisk, The Metro Denver Water Story (Fort Collins: Colorado State University, 2005).

David H. Getches, Water Law, 4th ed. (St. Paul, MN: Thomson-West Publishers, 1997).

Janice Holt Giles, Six-Horse Hitch (Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1969).

Dean Krakel, South Platte Country: A History of Old Weld County (Laramie, WY: Powder River Publishers, 1954).

Patricia Nelson Limerick and Jason Hanson, A Ditch in Time: The City, the West, and the Water (Golden, CO: Fulcrum, 2012).

Elizabeth Michell, “Sand Creek Massacre Site: An Environmental History,” Department of History, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, Colorado, January 2007.

Jane E. and Lee G. Norris, Written in Water: The Life of Benjamin Harrison Eaton (Columbus: Ohio University Press, 1990).

Richard Stenzel and Tom Cech, Water: Colorado’s Real Gold (NP: CreateSpace Independent Publishing, 2013).

Carl Ubbelohde, Maxine Benson, and Duane Smith, eds., A Colorado History 9th Ed. (Boulder: Pruett, 2006).

Ellen Wohl, Virtual Rivers (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2001).

Ellen Wohl, Wide Rivers Crossed (Boulder: University Press of Colorado, 2013).