Restoring flows to Colorado’s rivers in need

Announcing myRiver Balance!

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Support the Yampa River!

We are raising funds for our project on the Yampa River. Help us purchase 5,750 acre-feet (1.87 billion gallons) of water to boost flows in the Yampa River this year!

From 2001 through 2021, the Water Trust has helped to restore approximately

billion gallons


of water to 588.7 miles of streams and rivers in Colorado.

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The Water Puzzle – Yampa River Edition

CWT’s work on the Yampa River puzzle began in 2012. A decade later, 2022 is poised to be our most ambitious year yet, having acquired up to 5,750 acre feet (af) of water under contract for delivery to the stream for the benefit of the River and all who rely upon it.

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