What We Do

  • Our Grant Program

    SWCD puts aside approximately a quarter million dollars a year for grants!

  • Legislative Action

    SWCD is committed to safeguarding Coloradian’s water. See where they stand on current legislation.

  • Cloud Seeding

    Learn more about cloud seeding in southwest Colorado!

  • Streamgaging

    Quicklinks to Snow & Flow Data – Find all your relevant snowpack, reservoir and flow data links in one place!

Upcoming Water Events


SWCD Legislative Call

Tentative – These meetings regularly get canceled if there are little to no updates to give the board on legislative happenings

April 25th, 2024 – SWCD Legislative Update

Past Events & News

Useful Resources

  • Water Information Program

    The Water Information Program (WIP) falls under SWCD and is administered by the SWCD Board of Directors, see the WIP website for volunteer opportunities, education material, and water courses available near you!

  • Colorado Division of Water Resources

    Can’t find your answer here? Contact the Colorado Division of Water Resources for well permits, water quality, and reporting any spills. DWR Website

  • Colorado Water Conservation Board

    Want to learn more about the Colorado Water Plan, the Upper Colorado River Commisioner, or state grants?

  • Four Corners Water Center

    Looking for more information on water in SW Colorado? Visit the 4Corners Water Resource Center.

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