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Irrigation Research Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WIRP
Abstract In 1911, the Irrigation Investigations Unit of the U.S. Department of Agriculture was established in Fort Collins in conjunction with Colorado Agricultural College (now Colorado State University). Scientists within the unit, including Ralph Parshall, Carl Rohwer, Victor M. Cone, and William E. Code, conducted irrigation-related research. They studied and designed apparatuses to measure water flow through canals and diversion structures, investigated various irrigation projects, and conducted...
Dates: 1890-1985; Majority of material found within 1920-1950

Local Water Resources History Collection

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Identifier: WLOC
Abstract The Local Water Resources History Collection is an aggregation of items acquired from many different sources. Combining a wide range of materials including maps, blueprints, brochures, programs, posters, reports, photographs, newsletters, audiotapes, CDs, and DVDs, the collection touches on various topics related to Colorado water issues, people, and organizations. Topics include ditches and irrigation systems, as well as various rivers and reservoirs. Some materials go beyond the state of...
Dates: 1875-2021; Majority of material found within 1960-2008

Records of Wright Water Engineers, Inc.

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Identifier: WWWE
Abstract Wright Water Engineers, Inc., is a Colorado-based water resources consulting firm founded by Kenneth R. Wright. Since 1961 the company has undertaken projects concerning agricultural and irrigation engineering, water rights, flood control and drainage, dams, and groundwater in Colorado as well as other states and countries. The collection contains files from select Colorado projects. Also present are the records of Wright-McLaughlin Engineers (1964-1982), a closely associated engineering...
Dates: 1882-2006; Majority of material found within 1974-1993

Water Oral Histories Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WOHC
Abstract

The Water Oral Histories Collection consists of interviews and reminiscences covering the work of some of Colorado's distinguished civil engineers, irrigators, and water leaders. Subjects include Northern Colorado's irrigation history, irrigation engineering and research in Colorado, large water storage projects, groundwater issues, and the personal and professional lives of some of Colorado's water leaders.

Dates: 1986-2022

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Arkansas River Watershed. 3
Big Thompson River (Colo.) 3
Maps. 3
Photographs. 3
South Platte River Watershed (Colo. and Neb.) 3
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Audiocassettes. 2
Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico) 2
Colorado. 2
Floods -- Colorado -- Big Thompson River. 2
Water resources development -- Colorado. 2
Water-supply -- Colorado. 2
Aerial photographs. 1
Arkansas River. 1
Big Thompson Canyon (Colo.) 1
Boulder Creek (Boulder County and Weld County, Colo.) 1
Colorado River Water Conservation District (Colo.) 1
Colorado River Watershed (Colo.-Mexico) 1
DVDs. 1
Dams -- Colorado. 1
Denver Basin. 1
Ditches -- Colorado. 1
Dolores River Valley (Colo. and Utah) 1
Floods -- Colorado -- Big Thompson Canyon. 1
Flumes. 1
Fort Collins (Colo.) 1
Groundwater -- Law and legislation -- Colorado. 1
Groundwater. 1
Irrigation -- Colorado. 1
Irrigation engineering -- Colorado. 1
Irrigation engineering. 1
Irrigation engineers. 1
Irrigation pumps. 1
Irrigation water. 1
Larimer County (Colo.) 1
Microfilms. 1
Negatives. 1
Northern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Northglenn (Colo.) 1
Ogallala Aquifer. 1
Orchard Mesa Irrigation District. 1
Parshall flumes. 1
Posters. 1
Reservoirs -- Colorado. 1
Rio Grande (Colo.-Mexico and Tex.) 1
Saint Vrain Basin (Colo.) 1
San Luis Valley (Colo. and N.M.) 1
San Luis Valley Irrigation District. 1
Snow surveys. 1
Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Standley Lake (Colo.) 1
Upper Arkansas Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Upper Yampa Water Conservancy District (Colo.) 1
Videotapes. 1
Water -- Law and legislation -- Colorado. 1
Water current meters. 1
Water resources development. 1
Water rights -- Colorado. 1
Weirs. 1
Wells. 1
Windsor (Colo.) 1
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Colorado State University. 2
Water Supply and Storage Company. 2
Wright, Kenneth R. 2
Anderson Ditch Company. 1
Broderick, Jim 1
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Coal Ridge Ditch Company. 1
Code, W. E. (William E.), 1891- 1
Colorado A & M College. 1
Colorado Agricultural College. 1
Colorado Agricultural College. Department of Civil and Irrigation Engineering. 1
Colorado Agricultural Experiment Station. 1
Colorado State University. Department of Civil Engineering. 1
Colorado Water Resources Research Institute. 1
Colorado. Department of Natural Resources. 1
Cone, Victor M. 1
Danielson, Jeris. 1
Denver (Colo.). Board of Water Commissioners. 1
Doesken, Nolan J. 1
Eastman Kodak Company. 1
Evans, Harold. 1
Evans, Norman A. 1
Fort Collins (Colo.). Utilities. 1
George, Russell. 1
Glover, Robert E. (Robert Ellsworth), 1896-1984. 1
Great Western Sugar Company. 1
Hamel, Alan C. 1
Harmon, Dennis. 1
Johnson, Harvey G. 1
Kuhn, Eric. 1
Left Hand Ditch Company. 1
Longenbaugh, R. A. (Robert A.) 1
Lower Boulder Ditch Company. 1
Luecke, Daniel. 1
Mobley, Terry 1
Moses, Wittemyer, Harrison and Woodruff. 1
Ogilvie, James L. 1
Parshall, Maxwell. 1
Parshall, Ralph L. (Ralph Leroy), 1881-1959. 1
Porter, John. 1
Pueblo Board of Water Works (Colo.) 1
Randall, Owen. 1
Robbins, David W. 1
Rohwer, Carl. 1
Scanga, Ralph. 1
Schmidt, Max. 1
Sharp, Thomas R. 1
Shimmin, Mike. 1
Shoemaker, Jeff 1
Smith, MaryLou M., 1950- 1
Smith, Travis. 1
Spencer, Herb. 1
Stulp, John. 1
Trout, Thomas J. (Thomas James) 1
United States. Bureau of Irrigation Investigations. 1
United States. Bureau of Reclamation. 1
United States. Department of Agriculture. 1
United States. Soil Conservation Service. Division of Irrigation and Water Conservation. 1
United States. Soil Conservation Service. Division of Irrigation. 1
Ward, Robert C. 1
Wells, Patricia. 1
Werner, Brian 1
Wilkinson, Eric. 1
Wright Water Engineers 1
Wright Water Engineers. 1
Wright-McLaughlin Engineers. 1
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