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May 14, 2019
CMU University Center Ballroom
6:00 – 8:30pm


6:00 – 6:30  Chili Dinner

 6:30     Welcome

            Hannah Holm, Hutchins Water Center at CMU

6:35     Introduction  

            Steve Acquafresca, Colorado River District Director for Mesa County         

6:40     Outlook: Water Year 2019 & Reservoir Operations

            Erik Knight, US Bureau of Reclamation - Presentation Slides

7:15     Improving River Health and Water Infrastructure in the Grand Valley

            Max Schmidt, Orchard Mesa Irrigation District
            Karen Wogsland, Colorado Water Trust -
            Mark Harris, Grand Valley Water Users Association           

8:00     Drought Contingency Planning on the Colorado River

            Chris Treese, Colorado River District - Presentation Slides
            Kirsten Kurath, Williams, Turner & Holmes, PC and the Colorado Basin Roundtable - Presentation Slides

Additional developments on the development of an Upper Basin Demand Management program will be posted on the Colorado Basin Roundtable Site:

8:30     Adjourn