Gunnison River Basin Blog

This is the first of many contributed thoughts and ideas about water. If you would like to contribute an article on Gunnison Basin water issues or have an idea for an article that you’d like to share with us, please submit along with your name and contact information to [email protected] The Gunnison Basin Water Website Management Committee does not accept responsibility for the content of the blog. The ideas and opinions presented are solely those of the author. The Management Committee reserves the right to withhold or post content at their discretion.

Gunnison River Basin
Jun
5
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
May
21
Agenda and Flyer for the 2018 Gunnison State of the River Meeting
Categories: Uncategorized

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

Gunnison River Basin
May
14
$1.7 million available in funding for the construction of irrigation efficiency improvement projects in the Lower Gunnison Project area

May 11, 2018, Glenwood Springs, CO – The Colorado River District is pleased to announce a $1.7M funding opportunity to support qualified applicants for construction […]

May
8
Whitewater in the Gunnison Basin
Categories: Recreation Updates

Neal Schwieterman Earlier this spring we were eating pizza in downtown Paonia and in pulls a van carrying the Colorado Rocky Mountain School kayak racing […]

Gunnison River Basin
Dec
5
Should we care if the Gunnison River’s water doesn’t reach the ocean?
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George Sibley Here in the headwaters of the American West, it’s a good time to be thinking about “fresh water” – the essential water that […]