Water

Douglas County Conservation District’s Annual Meeting of Landowners

October 15, 2009 6:30 pm Geo-hazards (soils) and Aquifers in Douglas County All are invited! In addition to complimentary finger foods, desserts, coffee, and apple cider, we are pleased to present Jan Dixon, Geologist. She will educate all on the Geo-hazards (soil issues), and the aquifers here in Douglas County. A brief business meeting will be …

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Well water testing

If you would like to have your well water tested, there are various resources from the State of Colorado. They can test for individual items (e.g. fluoride) but also offer well packages to test for a suite of substances. You can order your test online, have bottles sent to you and send them back. Or …

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Well Water Alert

I received this note from our neighbor Mark Zwart. If you have not had your well tested for a while, you may want to do that. We just had a full test of our well water and it indicated a higher than normal level of Uranium. The Environmental agency recommends it not be over 30mg …

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Water Adjudication Update

Here is an update on the last CA supported water rights filing (covering more than 100 home owners). Participants in this filing will be notified if anything about this timeline changes. Original application: December 2008 Amendment in January with some additions There were 2 objectors to the filing – The City of Parker, The City …

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Water Adjudication

After a successful drive a few years ago about two thirds of the Ponderosa Hills have their water right adjudicated. The Water Adjudication Committee has started another effort to help the remaining owners do the same thing. A letter went out last week to this effect. Adjudicating our water rights is important, both to the …

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