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eForms Dashboard Released

We have implemented a new eForms Dashboard.  From the DWR homepage, click on the “Find a Form” button.

Yampa River Over Appropriation

In March of 2021, the Yampa River, and all of its tributaries upstream of its confluence with the Little Snake River to the town of Steamboat Springs, was proposed to be over appropriated. The over appropriation proposal is currently under review by the State Engineer. Please join us to learn more about this proposed designation and what it might mean for you.

Monday October 25, 2021


Moffat County Fairgrounds

640 E Victory Way

Craig, CO 81625


Thursday, October 28, 2021

Draft Water Exchange Project Memo

DWR released a draft memo for public review to summarize DWR’s understanding of the distinction between an appropriative right of exchange and a Water Exchange Project included in a plan for augmentation.  

The Greeley Office is Moving!

Please use our new office address as of 6/21/2021 for sending all mail correspondence.  The new address is Division of Water Resources 1809 56th Avenue  Greeley, CO 80634.  

Notice to Well Owners Impacted by the East Troublesome Fire

A notice is hereby provided to the public, which concerns the use of groundwater from wells located within the East Troublesome Fire burn area.  If you own or are supplied groundwater from a well within the East Troublesome Fire burn area, please review this notice and complete the related online survey. 

Reservoir Release Report

DWR has released the Report with the findings associated with the release of water for stateline delivery from Homestake Reservoir that occurred in September 2020.  The Report is now available.

Yampa River Over Appropriation

On March 8, 2021 Erin Light, Division 6 Division Engineer, hosted a virtual discussion about her request to the State Engineer to designate additional portions of the Yampa River Basin, specifically the portion upstream of the Yampa River and Little Snake River confluence, over-appropriated. Check out the video on DWR's YouTube channel.

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