updated 11/27/2014 WATER RESOURCES INDEX  Note:  scroll down if links are not working  books    publications     various water related organizations     other regions     pollution     wastewater treatment     water rights      water testing & analysis     water users associations water systems: public sector, municipalities, etc.  Books  Don't Drink the Water (without reading this book): The Essential Guide to Our Contaminated Drinking Water and What You Can Do About It   Author: Lono Kahuna Kupua Hoala.  1998, 2003.   ISBN: 096288829X  The Blue Death: The Intriguing Past and Present Danger of the Water You Drink   Author: Dr. Robert D. Morris. 2007  ISBN: 978-0-06-073090-1  Water, Culture and Power. Local Struggles in a Global Context Edited by John M. Donahue and Barbara Rose Johnston. Island Press.  1998.   ISBN: 1559635223  Health http://www.foodandwaterwatch.org/about/contact-us/#wpcf7-f14244-p1587-o1   Publications  Four Corners Power Plant and Navajo Mine Energy Project Environmental Impact Statement.  August 2012.  US Department of the Interior (free copies at the Durango Public Library unless they run out). http://www.wrcc.osmre.gov/FCPPEIS.shtm  Various Water Related Organizations  San Juan County Storm Water http://www.sanjuanco.com/publicworks/stormwater.aspx  New Mexico Association of Grant Makers New Mexico Issues - Environment http://www.nmag.org/philanthropy-new-mexico/new-mexico- issues/environment  Drinking Water - San Juan County http://www.sanjuanco.com/health/ehswater.aspx  San Juan Water Commission From Website: The San Juan Water Commission, through a Joint Powers Agreement, was created on March 5, 1986, to protect the use of future and existing water rights and water resources of its member entities. The San Juan Water Commission's member entities include the City of Aztec, City of Bloomfield, City of Farmington, San Juan County, and San Juan County Rural Water Users Association, all of which receive their municipal and industrial water from surface water supplies. http://www.sjwc.org/  New Mexico State University Water Task Force From Website: New Mexico State University, College of Agricultural, Consumer, & Environmental Sciences (ACES) has historically been a strong leader in water resources programs which emphasizes better use of water and reducing impacts on water quality. The College is thorough in addressing many water related issues which are aimed toward the social, economic and environmental well being of New Mexico. It is a goal of the College that the best available science be applied to all aspects of water quality, use and management. http://aces.nmsu.edu/ces/watertaskforce/  Animas-La Plata Project Reclamation Upper Colorado Region http://www.usbr.gov/uc/progact/animas/ http://www.usbr.gov/uc/aboutus/index.html  Navajo Dam and Reservoir are administered by the Bureau of Reclamation.  Address Inquiries to: Western Colorado Area Office - Durango 835 E. 2ne Ave Ste 300 Durango, CO 81301 (970)385-6500 For more information on the Bureau of Reclamation, visit: http://www.usbr.gov/ To learn more about recreational opportunities on federal land, visit: http://www.recreation.gov/  Navajo Lake State Park New Mexico Managed by the New Mexico State Parks Division. Address Inquiries to: Navajo Lake State Park 1448 NM Highway 511 #1 Navajo Dam, NM 87419 (505)632-2278  Navajo State Park (CO) is managed by the Colorado Division of Parks and Wildlife. Address Inquiries to: PO Box 1697 Arboles, CO 81121 (970)883-2208  Navajo Reservoir Water Levels Shows: date, elevation, content, inflow, release http://www.usbr.gov/uc/water/rsvrs/ops/crsp_40_nr.html  Other Regions - Water Topics/Organizations   SAWS San Augustin Water Coalition POB 613 Datil, NM  87821 Note: Not in the Four Corners Area, but informative and exemplary.  A New Mexico organization dedicated to protecting Socorro and Catron county water resources.  From Website: Our mission: To protect the water resources of the San Augustin and adjacent water basins, and the public welfare, and conservation of water associated with those water resources, now and in the future. http://www.sanaugustinwatercoalition.org/  New Mexico State University Rio Grande Basin Initiative Efficient Irrigation for Water Conservation in the Rio Grande Basin http://aces.nmsu.edu/rgbi/   Wastewater Treatment  Durango  Public Works Department Water Waste, Water, Sewer 1235 Camino Del Rio Durango, CO  (970)375-4800  City of Durango Utilities Water/Sewer Billing 949 E. 2nd Ave. (finance department) Durango, CO 81301 Ph: (970) 375-5000 http://www.durangogov.org/index.aspx?NID=393  Waste Water - General Info Durango Wastewater Services http://www.acwf.org/colorado/wastewater-services-durango  Water Online Case Study on Durango Waste Water http://www.wateronline.com/doc.mvc/Durango-Wastewater-Treatment-Plant-Foils-Ener-0001  Wastewater Odor Durango http://www.publicstuff.com/co/durango-co/wastewater-plant-odor  Water Information Program http://www.waterinfo.org/  Methane gas converted to electrical energy at City's wastewater treatment plant http://www.durangogov.org/index.aspx?NID=709  Article on Durango Wastewater Plant Build a new sewer plant someplace else.” Opinion Section In Durango Herald, 11/29/2012 http://durangoherald.com/article/20121129/OPINION03/121129545/0/OPINION01/Build-a-new-sewer-plant-someplace-else  Farmington  Farmington Water and Waste Water The primary responsibility of Water/Wastewater Utility Division is to oversee the City's Water and Wastewater Utilities and monitor the City's operations and maintenance contracts with private sector firms. http://www.fmtn.org/city_government/community_development/water_and_waste_water.html  Water Rights  La Plata County Bikis Water Consultants LLC 555 RiverGate Ln Ste B4-82Durango, CO (970)385-2340  Headwaters Engineering 102 E. 8th St Ste 220 Durango, CO (970)799-4736  San Juan County Cheney-Walters-Echols Inc. 909 W. Apache Farmington, NM (505)327-3303  Navajo Dam Domestic Water 4 Rd 4267  Navajo Dam (505)632-2104     Water Users Associations  San Juan County  Blanco Water Users Association 486 Road 4599 Blanco, NM (505) 632-1661 http://us.justdial.com/NM/Blanco/Blanco_Water_Users_Association  Hartley Springs Water Users Association 610 W Miller St Bloomfield, NM 87413-5626 (this address may be old and needs to be verified)  Lee Acres Water Users Association 5649 Hwy 64 Farmington, NM (505) 325-8317 http://www.leeacreswater.com/  Lower Valley Water Users Association 4444 Hwy 64 Farmington, NM (505)598-5585  North Star Water Users Association 1438 Hwy 170 511 NE Aztec Blvd Aztec, NM  (505)334-9375  Southside Mutual Domestic Water Association 300 S Ash St  Aztec, NM, 87410  (505) 334-1414  Upper La Plata Water Users Association 1438 Hwy 170 Farmington, NM (505)326-1751  West Hammond Domestic Water Users Cooperative Association 414 Road 5500  Bloomfield, New Mexico 87413-9303 (505)632-2987
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