2023 Blog

Blog

Say hello to Terry Fulp!

He is the former Regional Director of the Lower Colorado Basin Region for the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation....

Say hello to Brenda Jesus!

Her clans are; She is of the Black Streak Wood People clan born into the Bitter Water clan....

Say hello to Jordan D. Joaquin!

He was born and raised on the Fort Yuma Indian Reservation. He is an enrolled member of the...

Say hello to Josh Moore!

He is the General Manager of the CRIT Farms, a 33,000+ acre farm that is owned and operated...

Say hello to Gene Shawcroft!

He grew up in southern Colorado and enjoyed working and playing in the water. After graduating from BYU...

Dr. Karletta Chief (Diné)!

She is a University of Arizona Distinguished Outreach Faculty 2021 and Professor and Extension Specialist in Environmental Science...

Say hello to Colby Pellegrino!

Colby Pellegrino is the Deputy General Manager of Resources for the Southern Nevada Water Authority and the Las...

Say hello to T. Daryl Vigil!

Jicarilla Apache (enrolled), Jemez Pueblo, and Zia Pueblo, currently the Co-Facilitator for the Water & Tribes Initiative, currently...

Say hello to Brandon Gebhart!

Say hello to Brandon Gebhart the Wyoming State Engineer! He is a Wyoming native and is a graduate...

Say hello to Perry Cabot!

He is an Extension Professor based at the at the Western Colorado Research Center, which is unit of...

Say hello to JB Hamby!

JB is the 12th Chairman of the Colorado River Board of California and the state of California’s Colorado...

Say hello to Julie Bushell!

With over 25 years of expertise at the intersection of agriculture and technology, she has passionately shaped her...

Say hello to Tina Anderholt Shields!

Tina Shields currently serves as Imperial Irrigation District’s Water Department manager where she focuses on Colorado River resources,...

Say hello to Rick Maloy!

Rick Maloy is the Director of Communication overseeing water conservation, communication, and education at Central Utah Water Conservancy...

Say hello to Andy Mueller!

He is the General Manager of the Colorado River Water Conservation District. Prior to taking the helm at...

Say hello to Ron Burke!

Mr. Burke became the CEO and President of the Alliance for Water Efficiency on March 22, 2021. Ron...

Say hello to George Frisvold!

He is the Bartley P. Cardon Chair of Agribusiness Economics and Policy and professor and extension specialist in...

Say hello to Mike Vickrey!

He is a fifth generation cattle rancher from Sublette County, WY. He attended the University of Wyoming and...

Say hello to Estevan López!

He is New Mexico’s Upper Colorado River Compact Commissioner and Governor’s Representative on Colorado River matters. He is...

Say hello to Ed Gerak!

Ed has over 17 years of experience in water and power issues. Ed spent 10 years as the...

Say hello to John J. Entsminger!

John oversees the operations of the Southern Nevada Water Authority, which is responsible for acquiring, treating and delivering...

Say hello to Dave Showalter!

Conservation photographer and author is focused on the American West. Dave works throughout the West and has published...

Say hello to Karen Kwon!

Karen is the Associate Program Director for the Colorado River Sustainability Campaign where she works with groups focused...

Say hello to Kestrel Kunz!

Kestrel has worked for American Whitewater for seven years and she currently serves as the director of the...

Say hello to Amy Haas!

She is the first Executive Director of the newly formed Colorado River Authority of Utah (“Authority”). Previously, Amy...

Say hello to Jennifer Pitt!

Jennifer Pitt for 25 years has worked on behalf of conservation NGOs to protect and restore the Colorado...

Say hello to Vineetha Kartha!

She is currently employed as the Colorado River Programs Manager with the Central Arizona Project. In her capacity...

Say hello to Gregory J. Walch, Esq.!

Gregory (Greg) Walch was named General Counsel to the Southern Nevada Water Authority (SNWA) and Las Vegas Valley...

Say hello to Michael J. Cohen!

Since 1998, Michael Cohen’s work with the Pacific Institute has focused on water use in the Colorado River...

Say hello to Eric Kuhn!

Eric Kuhn is the retired General Manager of the Colorado River Water Conservation District and co-author with John...

Say hello to Taylor Hawes!

Taylor is the Colorado River Program Director for The Nature Conservancy. The Program’s goal is to conserve the...

Say hello to Liz Crosson!

Liz Crosson is the chief sustainability, resilience and innovation officer for the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California...

Say hello to Margaret J. Vick, JSD!

For her entire career, Margaret J. Vick worked with and advised Native American Tribes and tribal organizations in...

Registration is open for CRWUA 2023

Registration is open for CRWUA 2023 at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel. Registration ⟶Agenda ⟶Exhibits ⟶Hotel ⟶

A Brief History of the Colorado River Water Users Association

Have you read this facsinating CRWUA publication "A Brief History of the Colorado River Water Users Association” which...

Save the dates for the 2023 conference!

Save the dates for the annual conference! December 13-15 at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel in Las Vegas....

Ten Tribes Partnership

The Colorado River Basin Tribes Partnership, also known as the Ten Tribes Partnership (Partnership), is an organization formed...

Wyoming

As we all know, the continued poor hydrology and low storage volumes in the Colorado River Basin’s main...

Utah

Utah’s 2022 legislative session concluded with a record number of water conservation bills and appropriations totaling nearly $500...

New Mexico

In 2022, the majority of New Mexico counties continue to experience drought conditions, with 90% of the state...

Southern Nevada

Southern Nevada already a global leader in water conservation—has launched some of its most aggressive and innovative conservation...