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Glenwood Springs Branch Library

815 Cooper Avenue

Glenwood Springs, CO 81601

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The Colorado Ag Water Alliance (CAWA) and Soil Conservation Districts are bringing together producers from different parts of the state to discuss their experience with conservation and efficiency projects. With more stress on water supplies, more people will continue to look to ag a source of water and it’s our job to continue being responsible stewards of Colorado’s most valuable resource.

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6:00 – 6:15 Welcome and Introduction - Greg Peterson, Colorado Ag Water Alliance

6:15 – 6:30 Bookcliff, Mount Sopris & South Side Conservation District Annual Report

6:30 - 7:00 “Strategies for Water Scarcity in the Grand Valley” - Mark Harris, Grand Valley Water User’s Association and Luke Gingerich, J-U-B Engineers

7:00 – 7:15 Serve Dinner

7:15 – 7:45 “Experiences from Leasing Water on High Altitude Ranches” – Jesse Kruthaupt,

Upper Gunnison Rancher and Trout Unlimited

7:45 – 8:15 “Tailwater issues and ditch improvements” – Mike Camblin, Rancher from Maybell, CO

8:15 - 8:45 “Stream Management and Retiming Irrigation” – Bill Fales, Carbondale Rancher


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