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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

YOU'RE INVITED TO THE UGRWCD'S 65th Anniversary Celebration ON JUNE 24, 2024

Please join us on Monday, June 24, 2024 from 6 to 9 p.m. for our 65th Anniversary Celebration with free refreshments from 5 B's BBQ, Plant N Tree, Spenny's Ice Cream Truck, High Alpine Brewing Company and Buckel Family Winery. We'll have face painting, bubbles, games and the Water Wonder Trailer, so bring the whole family! Learn more about the history of the UGRWCD and enjoy live music by Evelyn Roper and her band, Opal Moon. Stick around for anniversary cake. The celebration will be in our parking lot at 210 W. Spencer. Parking will be limited. Please plan to bike or walk. (For beer and wine service, those 21 and over must show an ID.)
it's a party!
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."