The Rio Grande Water Conservation District, San Luis Valley Water Conservancy District, Conejos Water Conservancy District, and Rio Grande Headwaters Restoration Project partner each year to offer a Rio Grande Water Leaders Course. The course provides an opportunity for community members to engage in education and networking, preparing them to take a future role in safeguarding, developing, and managing the water resources of the San Luis Valley. The Water Course introduces state and local water management principles to young professionals and engages them in the local water community. Course topics covered include San Luis Valley hydrology, history of Colorado water development, key court cases, water rights administration, groundwater management, river restoration, and much more.
This year, the course will take place from 6-9pm on April 1-5 at 8805 Independence Way in Alamosa.
Click below to access the application form. Spaces are limited, and as such prompt submission will help in securing a spot! Applications due March 7th by 5pm.