Rio Grande Valley Agricultural Water Conservation Survey
For Ag Producers and Irrigation District Managers
Requested for development of future Rio Grande Water Conservation Plan

November/December 2017 edition of Colorado Water on the Ogallala Aquifer now available!
Contains articles co-authored by the Ogallala Water Team!
CSU Water Center
Colorado Water Institute

2018 Water Leaders Program
Applications due by January 15, 2018
Water Education Colorado

Assistance in Irrigation Management (AIM) Cost Share Program
Applications due by January 31, 2018
High Plains Water District
Texas Water Development Board Agricultural Water Conservation Grant Program

USDA Seeks Applications for $10 Million in Conservation Innovation Grants (CIG)
Grant proposals due by February 26, 2018

Advancing Colorado’s Renewable Energy & Energy Efficiency (ACRE3) Program
Colorado Pressurized Irrigation Small Hydropower Partnership Project
Colorado Department of Agriculture ; USDA NRCS – Colorado

Alternative Agricultural Water Transfer Methods Grants (Colorado)
Eligibility: Any private/public entity that can 1) contract with state, & 2) establish need for project
Colorado Water Conservation Board

Current U.S. Drought Monitor 
National Drought Mitigation Center

USDA NRCS Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP)
Voluntary conservation program that helps agricultural producers in a manner that promotes agricultural production and environmental quality as compatible goals.
NRCS processes applications on a continuous basis, but each state may establish deadlines for 1 or more application periods. Visit website for state deadlines.

Expanded water management tools for California agriculture
California Roundtable on Water and Food Supply
Ag Innovations Network