Your Source for Information On Water Resources in the Gunnison Basin.
  • Knowing Your Basin
    The Gunnison River is one of the major tributaries of the Colorado River - the principal water supply for many in the southwestern US. Entirely located in the state of Colorado...
  • Data & Gauges
    Several agencies collect water resource data, primarily related to quantity and quality. We have compiled an exhaustive list of real-time data available in the Gunnison Basin...
  • Water Plans & Management
    Colorado has been working on improving water planning, management and education since Governor Hickenlooper issued an Executive Order to create a comprehensive plan for the waters of Colorado...
  1. Knowing Your Basin
  2. Data & Gauges
  3. Water Plans & Management
Our Mission

Our mission is to be “your source of information on water resources in the Gunnison River Basin”. This means we want to provide easy to find, clear and understandable water resource data, news and intelligence related to the many issues on Gunnison River in Colorado. To do this we are constantly seeking and assembling pertinent information and therefore we need your help.

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Recent News & Updates
Gunnison River Basin
A revolution in hydropower makes waves in rural Colorado

Carl Segerstrom of High Country News dives into the evolution of small hydroelectric facilities in Montrose, utilizing irrigation canals. The Uncompahgre Valley Water Users Association […]

Gunnison River Basin
Agenda and Flyer for the 2018 Gunnison State of the River Meeting
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  Water experts to present important Gunnison Basin information at the State of the Rivers Meeting in Montrose, May 21st As part of an annual […]