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- Animas-La Plata Water Conservancy District
- City of Durango Utility Commission
- Colorado Water Resources and Power Development Authority
- Dolores Conservation District
- Dolores Water Conservancy District
- Empire Electric Association
- Florida Water Conservancy District
- La Plata Archuleta Water District
- La Plata Electric Association
- La Plata Water Conservancy District
- La Plata West Water Authority
- Mancos Conservation District
- Mancos Water Conservancy District
- Montezuma Valley Irrigation Company
- Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District (PAWSD)
- Pine River Irrigation District
- San Juan Water Conservancy District
- Southwestern Water Conservation District
- Town of Silverton
- Town of Telluride
- Regional Water Projects
- Animas-La Plata Project (Lake Nighthorse)
- Animas River Stakeholders
- Cloud Seeding Program
- Dolores Project (McPhee Reservoir)
- Dry Gulch Reservoir (Pending)
- Florida Project (Lemon Reservoir)
- Mancos Project (Jackson Gulch Reservoir)
- Long Hollow Reservoir
- Pine River Project (Vallecito Reservoir)
- Rio Blanco Restoration Project
- River Protection Work Group
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In the face of changing weather patterns and projected water scarcity, the City of Ouray has made a bold move, demanding that the Colorado Division of Water Resourc
August 16, 2012--Ouray aims to assusage water authorities with conservation measures (Telluride Watch)
Summer monsoons brought record rainfall to Ouray in July 2012, and August is off to a sodden start.
The City of Ouray has submitted an emergency water supply substitute plan to the Colorado Division of Water Resources which outlines the ways in which it can offset
The Ouray City Council has approved a water rights lease from an entity that owns senior downstream water rights, in order to satisfy a recent call on its municipal water supply. The lease is a temporary, short-term solution to augment the city’s water supply, as staff continue to work toward a more permanent solution.
City officials are scrambling to augment municipal water rights in response to a recent call requiring the “immediate curtailment” of the city’s water supply.
Mini-hydro, once common in the region, could be making a comeback after being displaced by coal-fired plants. This, despite a low-energy price for green power, and even though the American Tradition Institute recently sued the state over its 2010 law requiring 30 percent of Colorado's power come from renewable non-fossil fuel energy sources.
Dan Fossey is justifiably proud of the new micro-hydro facility that will supply most, if not all, of the energy needs of the Ouray Hot Springs Pool.
January 15, 2010--Gold, silver mining plan makes Ouray County commissioners nervous (Colorado Independent)
Ouray County commissioners are wary of a plan to conduct exploratory gold and silver drilling in one of the most scenic areas of Colorado – Yankee Boy Basin near both the San Juan Mountain towns of Telluride and Ouray. The Telluride Watch reported this week the Mt.