Ruedi Reservoir tour: Storing West Slope water

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Curious to know more about Ruedi Reservoir and its significance in the Roaring Fork Watershed? Join Mark Fuller from Ruedi Water and Power Authority to learn about transbasin water diversions and how Ruedi Reservoir works. On this tour, visit the reservoir and also gain a unique perspective of the dam and its construction from the Rocky Fork area. Be prepared to carpool to and from the dam site.

The tour is Wednesday, May 20, from 5 to 7 p.m. Meet at Basalt Town Hall, 101 Midland Ave. The cost is $10 for non-members, and free for members.

Dress appropriately as the tour will happen rain or shine. As participation is limited, registration is required at Call 970- 927-1290 with questions.