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Upper Gunnison River

Water Conservancy District

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

Teresa Golden

THANK YOU TO ALL WHO ATTENDED THE DROUGHT CONTINGENCY PLAN MEETINGS!

We truly appreciate your time and input!

To learn more checkout our Drought Contingency Planning webpage.

UGRWCD AWARDS GRANT FUNDING for 2024

The Upper Gunnison River Water Conservancy District Board of Directors have selected 16 projects to receive grant monies in the amount of $260,106 for the 2024 District Grant Program. All applications require a 50 percent matching of funds.
Grant Awards
GUNNISON BASIN WATERSHED MANAGEMENT PLANNING

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

Check out the UGRWCD WILDFIRE WATERSHED HAZARD ASSESSMENT AND ZONES OF CONCERN documents on our Watershed Management Program page. These assessments were released by J W Associates in February 2023. 

"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."