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
Jul
23
Taylor Park Reservoir Operations

From Erik Knight with the Western Colorado Area Office of the Bureau of Reclamation: Taylor Park Inflow/Outflow and Averages  The July 1 forecast now projects […]

Gunnison River Basin
Jul
22
Gunnison Tunnel Diversions to Increase to Capacity

Uncompahgre Valley Water Users Association manager Steve Anderson announced that flows through the Gunnison Tunnel will be increased by 50 cubic feet per second (cfs) […]

Gunnison River Basin
Jul
8
Rivers Continue to Run High and Fast
Categories: Uncategorized

July 8, 2019 Update SLATE, EAST & GUNNISON RIVERS CLOSURE UPDATE: The Gunnison County Sheriff, in collaboration with local partners, have agreed that the Slate, […]

Gunnison River Basin
Jul
1
Taylor Park Reservoir Releases Decreased
Categories: Uncategorized

Releases from Taylor Park Reservoir will be decreased by 100 cfs on Monday, July 1st. Flows in the Taylor River below the dam should be […]

Gunnison River Basin
Jun
26
River Closures in Gunnison County
Categories: Recreation Updates

National Park Service officials announced June 25, 2019 that the section of the Gunnison River, between Riverway (McCabes Lane) and Beaver Creek west of Gunnison […]

Gunnison River Basin
Aug
24
The Desert Rivers Collaborative

The Desert Rivers Collaborative (DRC) is a good-to-know of collective started by Riversedge West that could be heading a project on a river near you! […]