West Slope Water Summit

Watch the 2023 Water Summit Recording

To view the full livestream of the 2023 Water Summit, please visit the Montrose County YouTube channel.


9am Sue Hansen - Welcome
9:05am Andy Mueller - Opening Remarks
9:10am Roger Pielke, Jr.
Five Things Everyone Should Know About Climate and Energy
10:15am Connie Woodhouse
Tree-rings and Colorado River streamflow: Is the record of past streamflow useful for water resource management today?
11:15am Tammy Randall Parker, Region 2 US Forest Service
Where Water Meets the Forests
12:15pm - 1:00pm Networking Lunch
1:00 pm Water Storage, Moderated by
Bob Hurford & Aaron Clay
Why Water Storage is Critical - Challenges and Opportunities
Panel Participants: Steve Pope, General Manager UVWUA; Mike Berry, Director Tri-County Water; Steve Fletcher, Paonia Reservoir; Allen Distel, President Bostwick Park Water Conservancy District

Watch the 2022 & 2023 Water Summits

Watch the 2022 & 2023 West Slope Water Summits on the Montrose County YouTube Channel.

Be Informed.