Check river flow status

Events Calendar

Grant Committee Meeting

October 9, 2019 Dinner 5:45 pm Meeting begins at 6:00 pm Meeting Information CNCC Craig Campus 2801 W 9th St. Room 210

Big River Committee

November 13, 2019 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm Meeting Information Moffat Count Pavilion 640 East Victory Way Craig, CO 81640

Next PEPO meeting

November 13, 2019 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm Meeting Information Moffat County Pavilion 640 East Victory Way, Craig CO 81640 Find out more about the PEPO Committee HERE

Next Roundtable Meeting

November 13, 2019 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Meeting Information Moffat County Pavilion 640 East Victory Way Craig, CO 81640

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.


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?
Miles in the YWG Basin
10 %
This Basins water contribution to Lake Powell
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