Funding & Project Partners

Thank you to all of our great partners! With special appreciation for our funding organizations:

Telluride Foundation

Town of Ridgway

Colorado Dept. of Public Health & Environment

Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining & Safety

Kissinger Foundation

Todd W. Hoffman Foundation

BeP EarthWise Foundation

City of Ouray

Ouray County

Atlasta Solar Center

Frank L. Massard Trust

Ridgway RiverFest Sponsors

and our many generous individual and business donors and members!


• Alpine Archaeological Consultants

• Black Canyon Regional Land Trust

• Coburn Family Fund of the Community First Foundation

• Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining, and Safety

• Colorado Parks and Wildlife

• Colorado Watershed Conservation Board

• Colorado River Watch• Colorado River Water Conservation District

• Colorado Watershed Assembly

• Colorado Water Conservation Board – Colorado Healthy Rivers Fund

• Friends of the River Uncompahgre

• Great Old Broads for Wilderness – Northern San Juan Broadband

• Helen S. and John J. McKetta Jr. Charitable Foundation

  • •MOSAIC Community Project

• Mountain Studies Institute

• Ouray County Board of Commissioners

• Ouray County 4H Event Center

• Ouray County Weed Department

• Ouray County Public Health Department

• Ouray Historical Society

• Ouray Ice Park

• Ouray School District

• Ouray Silver Mines, Inc.

• Research Services

• Ridgway-Ouray Community Council

• Ridgway School District

• Ridgway State Park

• RIGS Fly Shop & Guide Service

San Juan Mining & Reclamation Conference Partners & Sponsors

• San Juan Mountain Runners

Past San Juan Mining & Reclamation Conference sponsors

Selenium Task Force

• Shavano Conservation District

• Shearwater LLC

• Town of Ridgway

• Tri-County Water Conservancy District

• Trout Unlimited

• Trust for Land Restoration

• U.S. Bureau of Land Management

• U.S. Forest Service

• U.S. Geological Survey

• Western Colorado Congress

• Western Hardrock Watershed Team

• Western Stream Works

• Women’s Club of Ouray County