The next Watershed Management Planning Committee meeting will be held on August 10, 2020 beginning at 1:00 p.m.Continue reading
For 2020, the Upper Gunnison River Water Conservancy District Board of Directors had made $200,000 available through the Upper Gunnison Grant Funding Program. We received 15 applications for a total of $340,000. The district allocated all of the funds available through this program for a wide variety of projects. We appreciate all of the interest […]Continue reading
The Upper Gunnison River Water Conservancy District (District) has established a mini-grant program to support educational projects designed to expand awareness of water-related issues in the Upper Gunnison Valley. Grant requests may be up to $300.
Anyone currently engaged in education activities within the Upper Gunnison River watershed (upstream of Blue Mesa Dam) is eligible to apply for a mini-grant. This includes school or university faculty, watershed groups, or other resource organizations with a strong water connection. Western State Colorado University students developing and teaching water curriculum as part of a class may also apply.Continue reading