Monday, December 16th, 2019


The 2019 US tornado season included an ‘extraordinary’ occurrence

By John Roach, AccuWeather staff writer Updated Dec. 13, 2019 10:33 AM A pair of unforgettable tornadoes bookended the 2019 U.S. tornado season, which is effectively over; the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has no reports of tornadoes so far in December. The U.S. tornado season typically runs from March through November or sometimes into early December, although tornadoes can occur at any time.   The year’s deadliest event was an EF4 tornado that killed 23 people in Lee County, Alabama, in early March. Tornadoes and their destruction killed a total of 38Read More

Reservoir Dredging Event

by Colorado Ag Water Alliance and Colorado Watershed Assembly What do I need to know to dredge a reservoir? How have past dredging projects in Colorado been implemented? How can we get funding? Presenters are as follows: “Experiences from Dredging Projects” – Bob Orsatti, Orsatti Water Consultants, David Lighthart, Evergreen Metro District, “Dredging and Permitting” – Matt Montgomery, Army Corps of Engineers “Dredging Reservoirs and Water Rights Considerations” – Corey Deangelis, Department of Water Resources “Financing Dredging Projects” – Matt Stearns, Colorado Water Conservation Board “Is Working with Municipal WaterRead More