Water keeps Colorado running

100 actions

are included in the updated Colorado Water Plan

These are implementable steps, comprised of 50 partner actions and 50 agency actions, that Colorado can take to put the water plan into practice. Much of the plan’s power to drive change rests in local hands.

new water bills approved by Colorado lawmakers at the end of this session

Authorizing millions in new funding for the state water plan, new stream restoration rules, and a high-profile Colorado River drought task force


states and the Republic of Mexico share rivers that begin in Colorado.

9 interstate compacts determine how that water is shared.

Learn how water is shared and administered among states.

We ensure a better future for Colorado through water education.




Blooms and Boocha: Social Water Series Event

Join Water Education Colorado for a “social water” event on Friday, July 12, 2024, from 12:00 to 2:30 PM, to learn the how and why of conserving water outdoors in arid Colorado. Focused on ColoradoScaping , enjoy a guided garden tour, expert irrigation talks, and refreshing beverages while connecting with Water Education Colorado and a community of like-minded individuals.

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