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Sunday, September 26, 2021

SJWCD board initiates nomination for state park for district property

By Joe Napolitan Staff Writer On Monday, April 19, the San Juan Water Conservation District (SJWCD) Board of Directors voted in support of initiating the nomination...

Water conservancy district makes decisions on water cases, contract

Following an executive session, the San Juan Water Conservancy District (SJWCD) Board of Directors voted to take action on some water rights issues, as...

San Juan Water Conservancy District votes to oppose BLM water rights applications

The San Juan Water Conservancy District (SJWCD) board met on Monday, Aug.16, to hear a report, among other business, from the board’s attorney, Jeff...

Dry Gulch Reservoir: It’s all yours

By Lindsey Bright Staff Writer In the opening 10 minutes of Roman Polanski’s Academy Award-winning film “Chinatown,” Jack Nicholson’s character J.J. Gittes finds himself in a...

Lake Forest full, river still below average

By Clayton Chaney Staff Writer According to a press release on Sept. 28 from the district manager of the Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District (PAWSD),...

One local lake full this week, water production remains over 20 million gallons

By Chris Mannara Staff Writer As of Monday, only one local lake remained full, according to a press release from Pagosa Area Water and Sanitation District...

SJWCD holds forum on ballot request, reservoir project

On Sept. 7, the San Juan Water Conservancy District (SJWCD) hosted a four-person panel to solicit questions regarding the San Juan River Headwaters Project...

Curious about our watersheds and local rivers?

By Al Pfister Upper San Juan Watershed Enhancement Partnership As discussed in last week’s SUN, the Upper San Juan Watershed Enhancement Partnership (WEP) has been working for...

Water Conservancy District creates executive committee

An executive committee, which will be used to aid the San Juan Water Conservation District (SJWCD) Board of Directors for future board business, was...

Jan. 10 meeting planned to discuss future of water resources

By Watershed Enhancement Partnership Special to The SUN As we experienced this past year, water can become a very rare resource for us here in southwest...