Colorado. Division of Water Resources.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Abstract For six days in September 2013, historic levels of rain fell over much of the Northern Colorado Front Range causing massive flooding and landslides that killed eight people and caused over $2 billion in damage to homes, businesses, farms, and irrigation structures. This collection contains oral history interviews, reports, PowerPoint presentations, newspapers, and a video documenting the 2013 floods and their aftermath. Most of the oral history interviewees were officials and professionals...
Abstract Scott Hummer (b. 1959) worked in Colorado water resources administration and management for more than 30 years, with his longest position being as the first full-time water commissioner for the Blue River Basin (Water District 36). This collection primarily documents that work, emphasizing visual depictions of the Blue River, a tributary of the Colorado River. The collection includes photographs of the river and tributaries, reservoirs and tarns, headgates, diversion systems, high-water...
Dates: 1885-2023; Majority of material found within 1990 - 2011
- Blue River Watershed (Colo.) 1
- Boulder County (Colo.) 1
- El Paso County (Colo.) 1
- Emergency management -- Colorado. 1
- Floods -- Colorado. 1
- Front Range (Colo. and Wyo.) 1
- Larimer County (Colo.) 1
- Logan County (Colo.) 1
- Maps. 1
- Morgan County (Colo.) 1
- Oral history -- Colorado. 1
- Oral history. 1
- Photographs. 1
- South Platte River Watershed (Colo. and Neb.) 1
- Water -- Study and teaching 1
- Water rights -- Colorado. 1
- Water-supply -- Management. 1
- Weld County (Colo.) 1 + ∧ less