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Previous Events


South Platte Basin Agricultural Producers’ Water Future Workshop, July 2016

Irrigators heard about opportunities for cost sharing of efficiency improvements, water leasing programs, and concerns about “use it or lose it” at this workshop sponsored by the Colorado Ag Water Alliance with assistance from Colorado Cattlemen’s Association and CSU’s Colorado Water Institute.

Workshop video – Session 1 (85 minutes)
Workshop video – Session 2 (130 minutes)


Media Coverage

Water leaders across Colorado stepping up efforts to educate public about resources, Vail Daily, Dec 2017

River management plan surfaces for public input, The Aspen Times, Apr 2017

Hickenlooper talks water, and beer, at Colorado Water Congress, Aspen Journalism, Jan 2017

It’s Better To Conserve Colorado River Water Than Fight Over It, Colorado Matters, Colorado Public Radio, Nov 2016

State water plan celebrates one year anniversary, The Colorado Independent, Nov 2016

State water plan cost at least $6 million, The Colorado Independent, July 2016

Colorado’s water plan finally shows signs of progress, The Colorado Independent, March 2016

Final Colo. Water Plan Favors ‘Carrot’ Over ‘Stick’ To Meet Specific Goals, Colorado Matters, Colorado Public Radio, Nov 2015

Boiling down the Colorado Water Plan, Aspen Journalism, Nov 2015

Colorado Water: Lots of ‘storage’ in water plan, but few ‘dams’, The Aspen Times, Nov 2015

Colorado Water: Dueling comments on Colorado Water Plan, The Aspen Times, June 2015