One of the purposes of the District is to assist in organizing special assessment districts (water conservancy districts) who are tactically involved in the daily water management operations.  Within the Southwestern Water Conservation District, they are:

  • Florida Water Conservancy District
  • Mancos Water Conservancy District
  • Dolores Water Conservancy District
  • Animas – La Plata Water Conservancy District
  • San Juan Water Conservancy District
  • San Miguel Water Conservancy District

For more information about the conservancy districts, visit the Water Information Program Website.

Local & State Water Resources

Colorado Division of Water Resources
Local Office:  Division 7
160 Rock Point Dr., Ste. E
Durango, CO 81301
970 247-1845

Colorado State Engineers Office
Colorado Division of Water Resources
1313 Sherman St., Rm. 818
Denver, CO 80203
303 866-3589

Bureau of Reclamation
Western Colorado Area Office
185 Suttle Street, Suite 2
Durango, CO 81303
970 385-6590

United State Geological Survey (USGS)
103 Sheppard Dr., Rm. 110
Durango, CO 81301
970 247-4140

Colorado Water Conservation Board
1313 Sherman St. Room 721
Denver, CO 80203
303 866-3441
Fax: 303 866-4474

Colorado Water Congress
1580 Logan Street, Ste. 400
Denver, CO 80203
303 837-0812

Colorado Foundation for Water Education
1750 Humboldt Street
Denver, CO 80218
303 377-4433

Water Information Program
841 E. 2nd Avenue
Durango, CO 81301
970 247-1302