On November 29, 2023, State Engineer Kevin Rein will attend the Colorado River Drought Task Force, Sub-Task Force Meeting in Durango to provide an update on the State Engineer’s current efforts to develop Measurement Rules in Division 7. Please review the Meeting Agenda for the Colorado River Sub-Task Force Meeting for more details.
The PRT is a collection of people with expertise in the data, design, and analysis used to develop and update the Rio Grande Decision Support System (RGDSS). This meeting will begin the review for phase 7 of the RGDSS. See the Full Announcement with Agenda Details and Joining Information
The Division of Water Resources (DWR) will conduct a Zoom-only stakeholder meeting on September 6, 2023, at 6:00 pm to discuss proposed Measurement Rules in Water Division 7, which includes the San Juan, Animas, La Plata, Mancos, Pine, Piedra, McElmo Creek, parts of the Dolores, and other adjoining basins for tributaries exiting Colorado in the southwest part of the state.
For any questions concerning this change or a specific well location amendment, please send an inquiry through AskDWR.
DWR is hiring for an Engineer-in-Training II position with our Denver water supply team!
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The State Engineer, head of Colorado’s Division of Water Resources, announces an entertaining and informative video for homebuyers and real estate professionals to demystify common questions around home ownership and Colorado water law. The video addresses wells and water rights and is paired with a fact sheet linking to information referenced in the video. Well?
We are advertising an opening on the Board of Examiners for Water Well Construction and Pump Installation Contractors. Please see the memo in the announcement for additional details.