White River Integrated Water Initiative

White River Integrated Water Initiative

Mission Statement

Community-based initiative to identify actions promoting a healthy river that ensures a vibrant agricultural community and maintains healthy fisheries while protecting water rights, quantity, and quality with respect for the local customs, cultures, and property rights.

Who is involved?

Planning Advisory Committee (PAC) Members

  1. Colorado Parks and Wildlife - David Graf
  2. Douglas Creek Conservation District - Ron Reich, Rosaly Coombs
  3. Fishing Rep - Colton Brown, Brett Harvey
  4. Irrigation Rep - Stu Massey
  5. Rio Blanco County - Gary Moyer
  6. Rio Blanco County Farm Bureau - Forrest Nelson, Albert Krueger
  7. Rio Blanco Stockgrowers - Jon Hill
  8. Rio Blanco Water Conservancy District - Alden Vanden Brink/ Vince Wilczek
  9. River's Edge West - Rusty Loyd/John Leary
  10. Town of Meeker - Travis Day
  11. Town of Rangely - Don Reed, Mike Dillon 
  12. Trout Unlimited - Brian Hodge
  13. West Slope Colorado Oil and Gas Assn. - Steve Hale
  14. White River Alliance - Deirdre Macnab, Shawn Welder
  15. White River Conservation District - Chris Collins, Neil Brennan
  16. Yellow Jacket Water Conservancy District - Walt Proctor

Coordinator Contacts

PAC Coordinator:
Liz Chandler liz.districts@gmail.com

Project Coordinator:
Kari Brennan
kari.districts@gmail.com

Upcoming Meetings

Next Meeting:

  • TBD

Coordinator Contacts: 

  1. PAC Coordinator: Liz Chandler liz.districts@gmail.com
  2. Project Coordinator: Kari Brennan kari.districts@gmail.com