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***Public Input Sought for Colorado Water Plan!***

As an essential resource, water supports the open space provided by the state’s productive ranches and farms, brings us recreational activities such as boating and fishing, is the source of high quality drinking water for our growing towns and cities, and provides life to the beautiful environment that surrounds us. 

***Public Comment Period Open Until October 20th for EPA Navigable Waters Rule***

Under the Clean Water Act definition of “Waters of the U.S” the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S.

***8th Annual Water 101 Seminar, September 22, 2014 (Telluride, CO)***

The 8th annual Water 101 Seminar will be held September 22, 2014 at the Telluride Town Council Chambers Rebekah Hall (113 East Columbia Avenue, Telluride, CO 81435). We are again fortunate to have Colorado Supreme Court Justice Gregory Hobbs as our keynote speaker. The Seminar qualifies for continuing education credits for lawyers and realtors.

Summer 2014 WIP Newsletter Now Available!

The Summer 2014 Water Information Program (WIP) newsletter is now available!

***Help Save the Colorado River: Pledge Now to the Change the Course Campaign!***

The freshwater team at National Geographic believes the principle of motivated individual action can help to restore the flow of the Colorado River.  Together with the Bonneville Environment Foundation and Participant Media, National Geographic has created the “Change the Course” campaign.

The USGS Wants You as a 'Citizen Scientist'!

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) is recruiting what it calls “citizen scientists” to share their observations of natural phenomena that will then be put into usable form. For more information and/or to sign up, visit their website.

Water Jobs

The following provides a listing of water related jobs: 

Colorado Weather Program Seeks Volunteers to Monitor Drought, Climate

Weather watchers are needed to help Colorado State monitor the ongoing drought and longer-term climate conditions.