CAWA’s Ag Water Meeting in Craig, CO on Dec 7th

We will be discussing reservoir releases and managing storage, Colorado River issues, Abandonment, and obtaining grants and loans.

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2:00 – 2:10 Introduction – Greg Peterson, Executive Director, Colorado Ag Water Alliance

2:10 – 2:40 Reservoir Releases and Managing Storage in the Basin for Agriculture – Jackie Brown, Yampa and White River CWCB Director

2:40 – 3:10 “State of the River Update and Reservoir Releases” – Jim Pokrandt, Colorado River Water Conservation District, Director of Community Affairs

3:10 – 3:20 Break

3:20 – 3:50 “Abandonment and Partial Abandonment”- David Kueter, Water Law Attorney, Hollsinger Law, LLC

3:50 – 4:00 “Grant and Loan Options and Getting Ag Water Projects Funded” – Greg Peterson, Executive Director, Colorado Ag Water Alliance


The Colorado Ag Water Alliance (CAWA) is comprised of agricultural leaders from across Colorado committed to the preservation of agriculture through the wise use of Colorado’s water resources.  Members represent major facets of production agriculture, as well as partner organizations such as the Colorado Water Institute, Colorado State University, Colorado Department of Agriculture, and the Colorado Water Conservation Board. Learn more online @

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