Resources Links

Colorado State Agencies

State of Colorado

Water Court information Colorado Judicial Branch

Finding current legislation Colorado General Assembly home page

Locating water records and water forms Colorado Division of Water Resources

Keeping current with water quality developments Colorado Water Quality Control Division

Source of information on water supply conservation, drought planning, and Instream Flow Protection Colorado Water Conservation Board

Finding corporate and partnership entities Colorado Secretary of State

Federal agencies

Federal water projects U.S. Bureau of Reclamation

Federal land status, information regarding public lands U.S. Bureau of Land Management

Information concerning endangered species U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Information on current water conditions U.S. Geological Survey

Information on National Forests

U.S. Department of Agriculture, U.S. Forest Service

Information on discharges of dredge and fill material (404 permits)

U.S. Army Corps of Engineer district regulatory offices
U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

Select local water agencies

Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District

Southwestern Water Conservation District

Lower Arkansas Valley Water Conservancy District

Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District

Colorado River Water Conservation District

Other resources

Colorado Foundation for Water Education

This is a non-profit organization providing water resource information and educational opportunities regarding water.

Colorado Water Congress

The Colorado Water Congress advocates positions on water policy in state and federal water-related legislation.

Colorado Bar Association

Use this website to locate a lawyer who is identified as practicing water law and gain access to recent Colorado court decisions.

Colorado Water Trust

This is a private, non-profit conservation organization which acquires and assists others in acquiring water rights or interest in water rights.

Ditch and Reservoir Company Alliance

This organization was formed to serve Colorado's mutual ditch and reservoir companies, irrigation districts, incorporated laterals and private ditches.

National Water Resources Association

The NWRA promotes the protection, management, development and beneficial use of water resources on a national scale.

PACER (Public Access to Court Electronic Records)

This is an electronic public access database that allows users to obtain case and docket information from federal, appellate, district and bankruptcy courts and from the U.S. Party/Case index.


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