Functional Standards of Measuring Devices

Events Calendar

strategies for current and future

Basin Water Needs

The YWG BRT process offers local communities the opportunity to have a strong voice in how water will be managed now and in the future. This unique grassroots process does not exist in other states where water planning is more commonly conducted at the state agency level.

Agriculture

While it is common for agricultural areas in Colorado to be water-short, agricultural shortages represent a real need and opportunity for improvement. In addition, the YWG Basin is the only …

Municipal & Industrial

As the YWG Basin continues to grow, its M&I water needs must be identified and addressed. We reiterate that the later development of the YWG Basin and the junior status …

Non Consumptive

Environmental and recreational water uses are critical to the economy and way of life in the YWG Basin. The YWG BRT recognizes the economic value of the relatively natural flow …

Fun Facts about the Basin?
10,500
Miles in the YWG Basin
10 %
This Basins water contribution to Lake Powell
4.4
million acre-feet of the Green River flows into the Colorado River each year
$ 300,000
Is Available to fund the 2019 Grant Cycle
Some of our works

Highlight Projects

Friends of the Yampa River Structures Project
Maybell Ditch Improvement Project
John McConnell Math and Science Center