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Completed Transactions

Status of Acquisitions
Donor/ Seller Water Division Stream Amount Donated Priority Status
City of Boulder

1

Boulder Creek various amounts up to 15 cfs 1859, 1860, 1862 Decreed 90CW193
The Nature Conservancy/CDOW

1

Boulder Creek 1862 Decreed 79CW308
City of Boulder

1

North Boulder Creek #1 various amounts up to 0.5 cfs 1909 Decreed 90CW193
City of Boulder

1

North Boulder Creek #2 various amounts up to 1.5 cfs 1909 Decreed 90CW193
City of Fort Collins

1

South Fork Cache la Poudre River 5.95 cfs 1888 Quit Claim Deed
Alamosa River Keepers

3

Alamosa River up to 2.5 cfs  1870 Donation Accepted
The Nature Conservancy

4

Gunnison River 300 cfs 1969 Decreed 92CW107
Colorado Water Trust

4

Slate River, Washington Gulch up to 5.45 cfs 1900 Case Pending 10CW180
U.S. Forest Service

5

Hunter Creek various amounts up to 30 cfs 1949, 1952, 1971 Decreed 80CW018
City of Aspen

5

Hunter Creek 1936, 1949 Decreed 80CW061
City of Aspen

5

Hunter Creek 1889 Decreed 80CW062
Lazy O Cattle

5

Snowmass Creek 0.25 cfs 1936 Quit Claim Deed
Colorado Water Trust

5

Boulder Creek/Blue River up to 8.5 cfs 1910, 1916 Decreed
05CW264
Pitkin County

5

Maroon Creek/ Roaring Fork River up to 6.5 cfs  1904 Decreed 
10CW184
Colorado Water Trust

5

East Brush Creek/ Hat Creek up to 2 cfs  1916 Decreed
07CW227
Nancy Hoelzen

6

Hot Spring Creek 2.953 cfs 1972 Decreed
04CW24
Mt. Werner Water & San. District

6

Burgess Creek 0.104 cfs 1911 Decreed W959-76
Mt. Werner Water & San. District

6

Fish Creek 7.1 cfs 1911, 1944, 1957, 1964 Decreed W959-76
City of Steamboat Springs

6

Fish Creek 200 ac-ft storage
release
1992 Decreed 00CW75
Colorado River WCD & UCRIP

6

Yampa River (Elkhead Res. Enlgmt.) 5,000 ac-ft storage
release
2002 Donation Agreement Approved
(02CW106)
San Juan Resources Conserv. & Dev. Council

7

Mineral Creek, Big Horn Gulch 15 cfs 1954 Decreed
*04CW40
*Water right will be used to preserve or improve the natural environment pursuant to SB01-156.
Donation Total 405.307 cfs and 5,200 ac-ft

Status of Long Term Leases &  Contracts
Lessor Water Division Stream or Lake Amount Status
Denver Water

1

South Platte River  up to 60 cfs   Water Delivery Agreement
Rocky Mountain Biological Labs

5

Mexican Cut Ponds
#1-17
23.09 ac-ft 99 year Lease
Decreed in Case Nos. W-566 through 581-72
Rocky Mountain Biological Labs

5

Galena Lake 119.62 ac-ft 99 year Lease
Decreed in W-582-72
City of Aspen

5

Castle Creek up to 12 cfs Inter-governmental Agreement
Board of County Commissioners of Summit County

5

Blue River/ Peru Creek/
Snake River 
Water Delivery Agreement
Bureau of Land Management

6

Cathedral & East
Douglas Creeks
1.5 cfs 99 year Lease
(change degree pending)
Colorado Div. of Parks and Outdoor Recreation

6

Steamboat Lake for release to Yampa River 2000 ac-ft Annual Lease
(95CW150)
Colorado River WCD

6

Elkhead Reservoir Enlargement 2000 ac-ft Short Term Lease Agreement
(02CW106)
Edgemont Ranch Metropolitan District

7

Florida River 11.5 ac-ft Water Delivery Agreement
Lease/Contract Total 73.5 cfs and 4154.21ac-ft