UWP is a 501(c)(3) organization where your donations help fund water quality restoration and education projects in the Upper Uncompahgre River Watershed.
Upcoming EventsFeb9Sat9:00 am 2019 Red Mountain Mining Distric... @ County Road 312019 Red Mountain Mining Distric... @ County Road 31Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 1:30 pmA fun, guided tour to Yankee Girl Mine with the Uncompahgre Watershed Partnership and the Ouray County Historical Society Who can come: Everyone of all ages, as long as parents accompany children. Registration is required; releases … Continue reading →
Category Archives: Media Mentions
Volunteers from the Uncompahgre Watershed Partnership participated in Lake Appreciation Day at Ridgway State Park on Saturday, July 16, providing information about the watershed and sharing a little Upper Uncompahgre River Watershed music.
Projects use creative techniques to mitigate mine pollution by Tori Sheets email@example.com Sneffels Creek will run more clearly after completion of a bank stabilization project designed to divert the creek away from mine tailings at the abandoned Atlas Mill. The mill … Continue reading
The Uncompahgre Watershed Partnership thanks the many, many people who made the 9th annual Ridgway RiverFest on June 25, 2016, into a fantastic and memorable day on the banks and in the water of the Uncompahgre River at Rollans Park … Continue reading
Volunteers at the Rollans Park Adopt-A-Park Clean-up Activity were featured on the front page of the May 12, 2016 edition of the Ouray County Plaindealer. Thank you to JoAnne Williams, Jen Parker, Gayle Veum, Richard Niemeier, Tanya Ishikawa, Dave Jones, and Judi Chamberlin for coming out on … Continue reading
No protection for Good Samaritans just yet By Tori Sheets, firstname.lastname@example.org Abandoned mines will not clean themselves, but neither will third party groups when they can be held responsible for the environmental damage given off by the mines as soon as they start cleaning them. … Continue reading