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
Aspinall Unit and Gunnison Tunnel Operations
Categories: Water Management

January 8, 2021 Update from Erik Knight – USBR   Upper Gunnison Basin Snowpack Current = 73% of average / 78% of median April – July […]

Gunnison River Basin
Taylor Park Reservoir Operations

September 17, 2020 update from Erik Knight,  Hydrologist, Western Colorado Area Office of the Bureau of Reclamation: Mid-September update to the Taylor Park Reservoir operations […]