2017 Colorado River Basin Water Transactions Workshop


With funding support from the Walton Family Foundation (WFF), we are pleased to open registration for the 2nd Colorado River Basin Water Transactions Workshop. This workshop will be held on September 6-8, 2017 in Yuma, Arizona. Fill out the form below to reserve your spot and confirm your intentions today!


Wednesday, September 6

  • 7:00am:            Breakfast
  • 8:00am:             Introduction and Meeting Goals
  • 8:30am:             Yuma Case Study
  • 10:00am:           Field Trip: Imperial Dam, the All American Canal, and Yuma’s Plumbing
  • 1:30pm:             Lunch
  •  2:00pm:            Delta Case Study
  • 3:30pm:             Break
  • 4:00pm:             Case Study from Lower Basin – Gila River SCPP
  • 5:30pm:             Wrap Up
  • 7:00pm:             Happy Hour and Dinner

Thursday, September 7

  • 7:00am:             Breakfast
  • 8:00am:             Field Trip: Kayak and Canoe Trip and Restoration Tour
  • 12:00pm:          Lunch
  • 1:00pm:             Case Study from Upper Basin – Upper Green River Basin SCPP
  • 2:30pm:             Break
  • 2:45pm:             Moving from Environmental Flow Transactions to System Flow Transactions
  • 3:45pm:             Colorado River System Reliability & Risk in a Dynamic Climate
  • 5:30pm:             Wrap up and Evening Plans
  • 6:30pm:             Happy Hour and Dinner plus Local Speakers TBD

Friday, September 8 (PRACTITIONERS ONLY)

  • 7:30am:             Breakfast
  • 8:30am:             Overview of Today’s Agenda
  • 8:45am:             Essential Ingredients in Building and Maintaining Trust
  • 10:30am:           Break (and check-out)
  • 11:00am:           Workshop Feedback and Path Forward
  • 12:00pm:          Adjourn