Connecting the Drops: On Air
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Headwaters Winter 2014
Learn more about water education and engagement in Colorado through the latest issue of Headwaters. Check out our toolkit that explores the major challenges educators say they face, plus inspiring ideas for overcoming them. Read the education and engagement issue here.
Are you planning an event, meeting or other activity and looking for an expert to talk to your group about water?
Water 101 Fact Sheets
Water 101 fact sheets are one-page references available for download, printing and distribution. Hand out when giving presentations, teaching classes or for personal reference. Explore the basics of drought, and wildfire, or read through a series of NEW water conservation fact sheets that highlight the green industry's recommendations. Visit our Climate and Drought page to learn more.
Colorado Foundation for Water Education
Registration is now open! Support the Colorado Foundation for Water Education at our annual President's Award Reception. This spring we'll honor Alan Hamel with the President's Award and Sean Cronin with the Emerging Leader Award.
May 2, 2014
History Colorado Center, Denver
May 13 and 15, 2014 join CFWE on our annual Urban Waters Bike Tours. We'll bring avid and aspiring cyclists together to understand how the South Platte River is related to urban development, environmental health and community stewardship. Meet a diverse group of students, young professionals and civic leaders for a leisurely ride along Denver's urban waterway. Download the itinerary, check out photos from last year's ride and click below to reserve your spot!
Click here for May 13 Registration-- This tour runs from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm and includes lunch
Click here for May 15 Registration--We'll tour from 2:00 pm to 5:30 pm and end with an ice cream social!
Mark your calendar and save the date for June 11-13 to join CFWE's annual river basin tour adventure!
We'll gain first-hand experiences learning about river recreation, agriculture, ecological health, future water demands and more in Northwestern Colorado's Yampa Basin. Tour with a diverse group of elected officials, decision makers, water professionals, interested citizens and many others to gain access to exclusive sites and expert speakers. Download the draft itinerary and get ready to register to see, experience and hear from:
- Elkhead Reservoir
- Craig Power Plant
- Carpenter Ranch
- City of Steamboat Springs
- Stagecoach Reservoir
- Finger Rock Preserve
- And others along the way!
The Colorado Foundation for Water Education brings you an all new Water Educator Network!
We're improving the understanding of Colorado water issues by increasing the amount, quality and effectiveness of water education. Local water educators will thrive with tools, trainings and collaborations that are relevant to their work, easily accessible and simple to implement. Learn about Network membership benefits and events here or join us for:
April 29: Interpreting complex water topics webinar
May 27: Orientation webinar for new and interested Network members
TBA: "program evaluation", "water festival season debrief" and "working with schools"
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Tue Apr 29 @12:00PM - 01:00PM
Water Educator Network Interpreting Complex Water Topics Webinar
Tue May 13 @ 9:00AM - 12:30PM
2014 Urban Waters Bike Tour #1
Thu May 15 @ 2:00PM - 05:30PM
2014 Urban Waters Bike Tour #2
Thu May 29 @12:00PM - 01:00PM
Water Educator Network Orientation Webinar
Wed Jun 11 @12:30PM - 05:30PM
2014 Wednesday Activity on Yampa Tour
Thu Jun 12 @ 7:30AM - 05:00PM
2014 Yampa River Basin Tour
Fri Jun 13 @ 7:30AM - 05:00PM
2014 Yampa River Basin Tour
Colorado's Water Plan
Colorado has arrived at an unprecedented point in water history, one where dialogue and consensus among water leaders is leading to a comprehensive plan to address our state's water challenges. CFWE is proud to support understanding of Colorado's Water Plan and the Basin Implementation Plans. Learn about CFWE's involvement here.
Join the Discussion The most effective way to get involved is to be engaged in your Basin Roundtable. Learn more about when your Roundtable meets, who represents your basin, and what's going on with Colorado's Water Plan visit www.coloradowaterplan.com
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