303-772-4060 office@svlhwcd.org
Stream Management Kickoff Meeting

Stream Management Kickoff Meeting

Building trust and capacity is one of the most important outcomes of Phase 1 of this Stream Management Plan (SMP). On September 21 the St. Vrain and Left Hand Water Conservancy District hosted the first of two kickoff meetings. These organizations were in attendance....
Dennis Yanchunas Honored by Colorado Special District Association

Dennis Yanchunas Honored by Colorado Special District Association

President Dennis Yanchunas was honored on September 14 by the Colorado Special District Association with the Board Member of the Year Award. Dennis Yanchunas was nominated for his work on the St. Vrain and Left Hand Water Conservancy District Board, of which he is its...
Board Vacancy

Board Vacancy

The Board of Directors currently has a vacancy for District 6. This area includes Allenspark down to Ward and Jamestown, Riverside, Raymond, and Lyons. If you are interested in applying for this position and meet all the criteria, please call the District office at...
Biohabitats Consulting Team

Biohabitats Consulting Team

LONGMONT – The St. Vrain and Left Hand Water Conservancy District unanimously voted to approve a $300,000 contract with a team of consultants lead by Biohabitats out of Denver. The contract will be for the completion of a process called a Stream Management Plan...
North St. Vrain Creek Stream Restoration Project Complete

North St. Vrain Creek Stream Restoration Project Complete

Boulder County, Colo. – Boulder County, in partnership with the City of Longmont, has completed restoration of a 1,960 foot segment of North St. Vrain Creek that was scoured and degraded by the 2013 Flood. Funding for the project was provided by Boulder County, the...
Colorado Water: The Importance of Ditch Riders

Colorado Water: The Importance of Ditch Riders

Featured on 9 news August 24, 2016 On an early morning, Ebert took us along on the job to show us what it takes to keep parts of the Eastern Plains’ agriculture growing. His companions: his so-called “Ditch Dogs,” named Bear and Precious. Read the entire article...