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 132019 Red Mountain Mining Distric... @ County Road 13Feb 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 →
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As a public service to inform the public of pending local legislation impacting the future of the Uncompahgre River, UWP is providing this link to the Aug. 9, 2017 version of “An Ordinance Of The Town Of Ridgway, Colorado Amending … Continue reading
A group of 12 adventurers enjoyed a snowshoe tour through the Red Mountain Mining District with historic interpretation by local author and historian Don Paulson on Feb. 18, 2017. The donated fees for the tour will support programs at the … Continue reading
The organizing committee of the Seventh Annual San Juan Mining & Reclamation Conference seeks presenters for the May 24-25, 2017 conference at the Ouray Community Center in Ouray, Colorado. Please see the instructions for submissions at 2017 Call For Abstracts. We … Continue reading
The Uncompahgre Watershed Partnership Board and staff would like to thank everyone who contributed to making our year-end fundraising campaign a big success – $6,450 was raised for our nonprofit. Through our membership drive, we received a total of $4,250 in … Continue reading
Heavy Metal Pollution Diverted from Uncompahgre River By Tanya Ishikawa, UWP Communications Coordinator RIDGWAY-The Uncompahgre River should be running a little bit cleaner this fall after contaminated water flows from abandoned mines were remediated this summer. The Uncompahgre Watershed Partnership (UWP), … Continue reading