For over ten years, AW has worked to improve public access, protect flows, and restore riparian health along the San Miguel River.

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New Report on Impact to San Miguel River From Proposed Reservoirs

Posted: 01/09/2017
by Evan Stafford

Colorado - American Whitewater has released a new study on whitewater recreation in the San Miguel River Basin. The Colorado Water Conservation Board (CWCB) requested that Montrose County consult with American Whitewater on recreational needs and future impacts for the San Miguel River. Montrose County acquired conditional water rights to the San Miguel River in hopes of building multiple new reservoirs on BLM land. American Whitewater worked with Montrose County’s agents to assess the impact its conditional storage proposals would have on existing recreational opportunities. 


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Sultan Relicensing - San Miguel River (CO)

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San Miguel River (CO)

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