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Tell us your Water Plan Story!

In 2020, the Colorado Water Plan (Water Plan) celebrates its 5th Anniversary. We are proud of the accomplishments that our passionate and dedicated Colorado water community have helped achieve including making significant progress on 65% of action outlined within the Water Plan.

We want to learn more about the people, places and projects that inspire you. Use the map and story feature below to share the stories that exemplify the Water Plan.


Tell us your Water Plan Story!

In 2020, the Colorado Water Plan (Water Plan) celebrates its 5th Anniversary. We are proud of the accomplishments that our passionate and dedicated Colorado water community have helped achieve including making significant progress on 65% of action outlined within the Water Plan.

We want to learn more about the people, places and projects that inspire you. Use the map and story feature below to share the stories that exemplify the Water Plan.


Share Your Water Plan Story

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  • Adapting to Drought on Our Farm

    by PaulKehmeier, 5 days ago

    Adapting to Drought on Our Farm

    Paul Kehmeier

    We raise alfalfa, grass, and small grain on 170 acres in Delta County. Our farm is currently in an area on the U.S. Drought Monitor map that is the most extreme category of drought they use. Our total hay production in 2020 is going to be about 275 tons. In 2019 it was about 400 tons.

    I am adapting to drought and aridification by using most of our irrigation water in the spring and fall. Water lost in transit to the farm as well and water lost to evapotranspiration on the fields... Continue reading