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River Modeling

River Modeling

01/10/2019

Two models, the Colorado River Simulation System (CRSS) and the Mid-term Operations Probabilistic Model (MTOM), are used to develop projections of future conditions of the Colorado River System. Learn more about the basics of these models here.

The Future of the Colorado River Symposium

The Future of the Colorado River Symposium

01/09/2019

On October 13, 2018 we asked national experts -- can you rehabilitate a stressed river ecosystem and still meet the water needs of 40 million people? Find out what they said.

Colorado River Simulation System

Colorado River Simulation System

01/09/2019

Webinar presentation on the Colorado River Simulation System (CRSS) and its use in planning and operation on the Colorado River by Don Gross, Water Resources Engineer, Arizona Department of Water Resources. Includes a brief history of the development of C...

Hope for the Colorado: Development and Protection

Hope for the Colorado: Development and Protection

01/01/2018

Presentation: Development and Protection of the Colorado River system in Utah – from John Wesley Powell to the future. Utah has long played a central role in shaping the destiny of the Colorado River system. In 1869, JohnWesley Powell navigated the Green ...

Course of the Colorado River

Course of the Colorado River

The Colorado River's headwaters are at La Poudre Pass Lake Colorado. flows southwest to Utah and northwestern Arizona where it flows through the Grand Canyon. Most of its waters are diverted into the Imperial Valley of Southern California. In Mexico its c...