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Colorado Water Conservation Board

By Colorado Water Conservation Board
Join Colorado Water Conservation Board staff and guests as they discuss water issues in Colorado.

The CWCB's mission is to conserve, develop, protect and manage Colorado's water supply for present and future generations.

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Water Talk Episode 2: 5th Anniversary of Colorado's Water Plan

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Water Talk Episode 11: Instream Flows for the Fishes in the Deep Blue Streams, Flows for You and Me
On the Final Episode of Season 1, learn about Colorado's unique Instream Flow Program from CWCB's Kara Scheel and Colorado Water Trust's Andy Schultheiss. Links from the Show: cwcb.colorado.gov http://coloradowatertrust.org/ engagecwcb.org Leave us some Feedback on the Podcast Follow us on Twitter: @CWCB_DNR
18:37
November 26, 2021
Water Talk Episode 10: A Dam Good Episode On Recreation
On Episode 10 of Colorado Water Talk, we share the joys and the precautions of river recreation. Erik Skeie provides the scoop on the Recreational In-Channel Diversions program, Bill McCormick with the State Engineer's Office teaches us about low head dam safety, and Will Rice with Trout Unlimited talks about fishing the South Platte through Denver. Links from the show: cwcb.colorado.gov/recreation lowheaddamcolorado.com denvertu.org Twitter: @CWCB_DNR Leave us some feedback
31:46
October 7, 2021
Water Talk Episode 9: Colorado Water Loss Initiative
On Episode 9 of Colorado Water Talk, join CWCB's Kevin Reidy, Cavanaugh's Drew Blackwell, and Water Systems Operation's Isabel Szendrey as they walk through what "water loss" is and introduce details for Phase 2 of the Colorado Water Loss Initiative - a free program for water utilities. coloradowaterloss.org team@coloradowaterloss.org https://cwcb.colorado.gov/ Twitter: @CWCB_DNR Leave us some feedback
20:27
September 3, 2021
Water Talk 8: Money. It's a Hit.
On Episode 8 we talk to CWCB's Chief Operating Officer, Anna Mauss, about the various grant programs for funding water projects across the State. CWCB Loans and Grants Colorado Water Plan Grants Water Supply Reserve Fund Colorado Watershed Restoration Program Twitter: @CWCB_DNR Leave us some feedback
06:34
July 16, 2021
PRRIP Cast Episode 2: Everyone Forgets There's a Fish
Join Colorado Water Conservation Board Staff as they discuss the current status and future extension of the Platte River Recovery Implementation Program! This is part two of a special two part release. Listen to Episode 1 on your favorite podcasting platform! Twitter @DNR_CWCB Instagram @cowaterconservationboard For more information on the Platte River Recovery Implementation Program, please visit: cwcb.colorado.gov https://platteriverprogram.org/
34:09
June 25, 2021
Water Talk Episode 7: Flood Awareness and Wildfire Recovery
On Episode 7 we talk with CWCB's National Flood Insurance Program Coordinator, Doug Mahan, about flood preparedness in the aftermath of wildfire. Links from the Show: https://www.floodsmart.gov/ https://www.ready.gov/ Colorado State Recovery Officer - Doug Mahan Interview CWCB's YouTube Channel Leave us some Feedback on the Podcast Subscribe to the Confluence Newsletter Follow us on Twitter: @CWCB_DNR
07:07
May 21, 2021
Water Talk Episode 6: What is an Alternative Transfer Method?
On Episode 6, CWCB's Agricultural Water Resources Specialist Alex Funk explains how Alternative Transfer Methods provide a solution to meet water supply needs for the future of Colorado agriculture. Links from the Show: Alternative Transfer Methods on cwcb.colorado.gov  Alternative Transfer Method 2020 Status Report Leave feedback on the podcast Subscribe to the Confluence Newsletter Follow us on Twitter: @CWCB_DNR  
12:30
April 30, 2021
Water Talk Episode 5: Winter Wizardry
On Episode 5 we chat with CWCB's Weather Modification Guru, Andrew Rickert, about what it takes to make it snow more in Colorado. Links from the Show: cwcb.colorado.gov Follow us on Twitter: @CWCB_DNR Leave us some Feedback on the Podcast Subscribe to the Confluence Newsletter
09:02
March 26, 2021
Water Talk Episode 4: Wildfire Recovery
On Episode 4, an overview of how the state is handling watershed-related community-focused recovery efforts following the impactful 2020 wildfire season. Hear from watershed health expert Kevin Houck to learn about the state's role in recovery, as well as current and potential future funding opportunities. Links from the show: https://www.coloradoewp.com/home https://cwcb.colorado.gov/loans-grants/water-project-loan-program engagecwcb.org
06:60
February 26, 2021
Water Talk Episode 3: Demand Management
On Episode 3, get the facts about the current Demand Management investigation, and join CWCB's Amy Ostdiek for a run down on the next steps. Links from today's episode: Denver Post Guest Commentary by Director Mitchell  cwcb.colorado.gov/ CWCB Youtube
08:44
February 4, 2021
Water Talk Episode 2: 5th Anniversary of Colorado's Water Plan
On Episode 2, we celebrate the 5th Anniversary of the Colorado Water Plan. Join Colorado Water Conservation Board's Becky Mitchell and Russ Sands to talk about where we've been and where we're going. #cowaterplan Links from the show: https://cwcb.colorado.gov/ https://cowaterplan.colorado.gov/ https://engagecwcb.org/ Please send all feedback to: https://twitter.com/CWCB_DNR
11:53
January 11, 2021
Water Talk Episode 1: Future Avoided Cost Explorer and 2020 Drought
Join CWCB staff as they discuss the new "Future Avoided Cost Explorer" tool, the 2020 Drought, and other water news and events for November 2020. Links from the show: https://cwcb.colorado.gov/FACE engagecwcb.org #codrought2020 Send all feedback to: https://twitter.com/CWCB_DNR
10:39
November 13, 2020
PRRIP Cast Episode 1: 3 Birds and a Fish
Join Colorado Water Conservation Board Staff as they discuss the inception of the Platte River Recovery Implementation Program!   This is part one of a special two part release, for news of part two please follow CWCB:  Twitter @DNR_CWCB  Instagram @cowaterconservationboard  For more information on the Platte River Recovery Implementation Program, please visit:  cwcb.colorado.gov https://platteriverprogram.org/   Do you have ideas for any topics you'd like to hear us cover in the future? Send us a direct message on Twitter!  This podcast was produced by the Colorado Water Conservation Board. This episode was hosted by Ben Wade, Erik Skeie, and Jojo La. Intro/Outro music by Erik Skeie.
42:40
August 10, 2020