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UWP reports on 2017 Hydrodam Sediment Release Study

The Uncompahgre Watershed Partnership (UWP) has completed its first report for the Ouray Hydrodam Sediment Release Study, detailing the water quality impacts of the annual release into the Uncompahgre River. Due to the release’s increased flows and concentrations of heavy … Continue reading

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UWP Fall 2016 Newsletter… sampling and remediating water quality in the San Juan Mountains of Colorado

Happy Fall Colors! Students are back in school. Temperatures are dropping. Plants are preparing for winter. Water flows have decreased dramatically. At the Uncompahgre Watershed Partnership (UWP), we are finishing up some mine remediation and water sampling projects, after a … Continue reading

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Pictures from our September and October Hikes

Fall can be an unpredictable weather wise in any part of America and Ouray Colorado is no exception.  Two brave people came for our September hike up the Grey Copper Trail.  With all the rain we had been getting then, … Continue reading

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Great May Outing

For our May hiking trip the Uncompahgre Watershed Partnership lead community members around the Ouray Perimeter Trail.  During our hike we got great views of the town, as well as Cascade Falls, Hayden Mountain, and Uncompahgre Gorge. Did you know the miners … Continue reading

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