Reconnect & Reboot 2022 Program


Also see San Juan Mining & Reclamation website: https://www.mountainstudies.org/sjmrc

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Getting the orange out – Ohio artist shares insights with mine site restoration experts at the Wright Opera House


The Uncompahgre River is typically a yellowish color due to high metal concentrations from the highly mineralized mountains and abandoned hard-rock mines upstream. This summer it ran deep orange several times due to the heavy…

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CAWA Funding for Ag Drought Resiliency Projects


Applications Due December 1, 2022 The Colorado Ag Water Alliance is helping roll out a new project and they are looking for agricultural producers that want to participate in 2023. CAWA has secured funding to…

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Thank you to Rollans Park volunteers!


On June 18 morning, 17 volunteers gathered in Ridgway’s Rollans Park along the Uncompahgre River to pick up litter, clear branches, pull weeds, take down unnecessary fencing, water trees, and maintain the trail. This event…

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