Bureau of Reclamation Imperial Dam and desilting projects

Grad Students Join CADSWES With Reclamation Pathways Program

The Bureau of Reclamation hired two MS students from the CEAE Water Resources program as trainees in the Bureau of Reclamation Pathways Program . Elliot Alexander and Conor Felletter will assist Reclamation technical staff stationed at CADSWES with ongoing Colorado River Basin planning studies and will also undertake research for...

aerial view of a portion of the Colorado River

2016 RiverWare User Group Meeting

Over 100 members of the global RiverWare community shared modeling applications and discussed new and upcoming enhancements. The meeting was held Aug. 23–24, 2016, in Boulder, Colorado.

map of Vakhsh River

Vakhsh River System Operators From Tajikistan Train at CADSWES, 2016

Two river system operation professionals from Barqi Tojik, the agency that operates the Vakhsh River, and a project manager from Manitoba Hydro International trained at CADSWES, July 25–29, 2016. They arranged a private class to learn how to use RiverWare for operating their system and began to develop a model...

logo for National Canadian conference

Canadian Water Resources Association Conference

David Neumann attended the 69th National CWRA conference in Montreal, May 25 - 27, 2016. He gave a presentation on " Decision support systems on the upper Rio Grand basin using RiverWare ". The Rio Grande is the longest river in southwestern North America, and along its 1900-mile route it...

Presenters discussing RiverWare market assessment

RiverWare Market Assessment Presented in Annual CU CleanTech Presentation

RiverWare, the CADSWES created and supported river modeling software, was one of five University of Colorado inventions presented at the annual CU CleanTech Market Assessment Program (MAP) luncheon and poster session. The program concludes months of financial and market analysis to determine the feasibility of commercializing each of the inventions...

Colorado River


CADSWES recently launched the initial release of RiverSMART, the RiverWare Study Manager and Research Tools. This new suite of software facilitates climate change assessments and other long-term planning studies. Included are components for generating stochastic hydrologic ensembles based on historic, paleo, and climate change data and for generating alternative demand...

Award ceremony in DC in recognition of work done

CADSWES Wins 2012 DOI Partners in Conservation Award

Deputy Secretary of the Interior David J. Hayes today announced today the 2012 “Partners in Conservation” Awards to 17 organizations that have achieved exemplary conservation results through public-private cooperation and community engagement. Together, the 17 award recipients represent more than 700 individuals and organizations from across the United States. University...