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Mission: To be an active leader in all issues affecting the water resources of the Upper Gunnison River Basin.

UGRWCD Announces Contest Winners

In celebration of World Water Day 2021, the Upper Gunnison River Water Conservancy District is hoping you will share your best water-related photos and videos (10 seconds or less) taken in the Gunnison River Basin. Winners will be selected from a variety of categories, including recreation, agriculture, scenery, and flora and fauna. Winners will receive $25 gift certificates to area businesses.

Learn about the importance of Watershed Management Planning here and watch the video.

Please take ourĀ  WATER USER SURVEYS and share your water knowledge and values.

"Water is the lifeblood of the economy and community in the upper Gunnison Valley. Make sure that you are a part of shaping its future for decades to come."

Job Announcement

Upper Gunnison River Water Conservancy District

General Manager

Start date December 1, 2019


Watershed Management Assessment for Ohio Creek, Lake Fork and Slate River Report is Available for Viewing