Dolores River Restoration Project

Key DRRP Partners

In 2015, thirty organizations signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to affirm their commitment towards achieving the shared goals of the DRRP. These entities are listed below:

  • Bureau of Land Management (Tres Rios, Uncompahgre, Grand Junction & Moab Field Offices; Southwest, Northwest Colorado, and Canyon Country Utah Districts)
  • US Fish and Wildlife Service Partners for Fish and Wildlife Program
  • US Department of Energy
  • Bureau of Reclamation
  • Colorado Department of Agriculture
  • Colorado Department of Transportation
  • Colorado Parks and Wildlife
  • Utah Division of Wildlife Resources
  • University of Utah Rio Mesa Center
  • Counties of Dolores, Montrose, San Miguel, Mesa & Grand
  • The Nature Conservancy
  • Tamarisk Coalition
  • Walton Family Foundation
  • Rocky Mountain Bird Observatory
  • Southwest Conservation Corps
  • Canyon Country Youth Corps
  • Western Colorado Conservation Corps
  • Gateway Canyons Resort
  • Paradox Valley Charter School
  • Dolores River Boating Advocates

Other active participants that are not MOU signatories but provide funding, technical assistance, and other important forms of in-kind services include the following:

  • Natural Resources Conservation Service
  • Northern Arizona University
  • Fort Lewis College
  • University of Denver
  • Wildlands Restoration Volunteers
  • Dozens of private landowners
  • Colorado Canyons Association
  • Rimrocker Historical Society of Western Montrose County
  • Interpretive Association of Western Colorado
  • Hundreds of volunteers from across Colorado and Utah