Agricultural Updates

Gunnison River Basin
Oct
16
Taylor Park Reservoir Operations

October 16 update from Erik Knight, Western Colorado Area Office of the Bureau of Reclamation: Releases from Taylor Park Dam are being decreased from 200 […]

Gunnison River Basin
Aug
7
Aspinall Unit and Gunnison Tunnel Operation Updates

Releases from the Aspinall Unit will be decreased by 1000 cfs between Tuesday and Thursday, August 6 and 8. The forecasts are finally showing enough […]

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
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
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 […]