Dolores River

Implementation Team Reports

The Implementation Team is releasing an updated version of the Lower Dolores River Implementation, Monitoring & Evaluation Plan for Native Fish this summer. Be checking this Web site soon. For more information, contact Peter Mueller:  pmueller@tnc.org     

“A Way Forward”  Science Reports

A Way Forward Request for Proposals for Scientists

Scientists’ Final Report

Notes from Scientific and Water Users Panel 

Implementation, Monitoring & Evaluation Plan for Native Fish and Appendices

Lower Dolores River  Implementation, Monitoring & Evaluation Plan Overview
(PDF, 9.42 MB)

Lower Dolores River Implementation, Monitoring and Evaluation Plan for Native Fish, June 2014 (PDF, 2.3 MB)

Lower Dolores River Implementation, Monitoring & Evaluation Plan Appendices:

Appendix A  -- Coming Soon

Appendix B – Defining Recreational Flow Needs In The Lower Dolores River:
Stream Flow Evaluations For Whitewater Boating, 2012 (PDF, 3.78 MB)

Appendix C – Dolores Project Modified Operations Environmental Assessment, Proposal To Modify Operation Of Mcphee Reservoir And Acquire Additional Water For Fish And Wildlife Purposes, 1996 (PDF, 30.86 MB)

Appendix D – Rangewide Conservation Agreement And Strategy For Roundtail Chub Gila Robusta , Bluehead Sucker Catostomus Discobolus, And Flannelmouth Sucker Catostomus Latipinnis, 2006 (PDF, 722 KB)

Appendix E - Status And Trends Of Flannelmouth Sucker Catostomus Latipinnis, Bluehead Sucker Catostomus Discobolus, And Roundtail Chub Gila Robusta, In The Dolores River, Colorado, And Opportunities For Population Improvement: Phase II Report Composite Hydrographs – Flow Target Tables, 2011 (PDF, 6.33 MB)

Appendix F – Dolores River Native Fish Habitat Recommendations And Alternatives To Wild And Scenic Classifications, 2010 (PDF, 889 KB)

Appendix G – Lower Dolores Working Group ‘A Way Forward’ Researchers’
Presentations To The Oversight Panel And Legislative Committee, 2011
(PDF, 279 KB)

Appendix H – Evaluation Of Proposed Reservoir Release Guidelines: Dolores River Below McPhee Dam – Emphasis, Big Gypsum Valley Reach, 2012 (PDF, 1.83 MB)