Clark Fork River Basin Task Force

Clark Fork River

Clark Fork River Basin Water Year 2014 Climate and Water Supply Outlook
April 30, 2014 – 10 am to 1:30 pm
Agenda

Clark Fork River Basin
Water Management Plan

Clark Fork River Basin Maps

State vs Basin Map
Clark Fork Outflow Map
USGS Gage Station Map

Meeting Summaries

Meeting Presentations

December 6, 2010
Drought Assessment – Jesse E. Aber, DNRC
Snow Survey and Water Supply Forecasting – Natural Resources Conservation Service
El Nino, La Nina and Drought – NOAA National Weather Service
Clark fork River Basin Water Availability – Ethan Mace and Chuck Dalby, DNRC

June 7, 2010
Clark Fork Task Force – Jim Robinson, DNRC
Planning for Drought – Jesse E. Aber, DNRC

March 7, 2011
Scope of Work Discussion – Molly Smith, Department of Geography, University of Montana, Missoula

April 11, 2011
Potential Peak Flow Management within the Clark Fork Basin Part I – Marc M. Spratt, RLK Hydo Inc. and John R. Wheaton, Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology

June 6, 2011
Potential Peak Flow Management within the Clark Fork Basin Part II – Marc M. Spratt, RLK Hydo Inc. and John R. Wheaton, Montana Bureau of Mines and Geology

September 12, 2011
Balancing Missoula Floodplain Development – Todd Klietz, Missoula City-County Office of Planning and Grants Floodplain Administrator

Publications/Reports

Conjunctive Management of Surface and Ground Water Resources in the Western United States – Josh Hazard and David Shively, Department of Geography University of Montana, Missoula - February 2011

Clark Fork Task Force 2010 Renewable Resources Grant Application

Reclamation, Managing Water in the West - Draft Cost Reallocation Report for Hungry Horse Project, Montana - May 2010

Proceedings of the Montana Conjunctive Water Management Conference – University of Montana, Missoula - June 8-9, 2009

Proceedings of the Clark Fork River Basin Roundtable – University of Montana, Missoula - May 6, 2009

Managing Montana's Water: Challenges Facing the Prior Appropriation Doctrine in the 21st Century – Clark Fork River Basin Task Force - July 2008

Proceedings of the Water Supply and Growth in the Clark Fork River Basin Conference – University of Montana, Missoula - March 10 and 11, 2008

Managing Ground Water in the Clark Fork Basin – Technical Conference Summary - September 2006

Clark Fork River Basin Ground Water Policy – Policy Conference Summary - November 2006

2006 Final Report

2006 Quarterly Reports:
- January through March
- April through June
- July through September

2005 Quarterly Report

Water Management in the Clark Fork River Basin – A Situation Assessment in Response to HB397

Clark Fork River Basin Task Force Newsletter - September 2003

Issue Brief Paper - July 25, 2002

Local Letters of Support

Letter from Flathead County Commissioners
Letter from Granite County Commissioners
Letter from Missoula County Commissioners
Letter from Powell County Commissioners
Letter from Ravalli County Commissioners
Letter from Sanders County Commissioners

Conference PowerPoint Presentations

Clark Fork River Basin Ground Water Technical Conference - September 27, 2006
Clark Fork River Basin Ground Water Policy Conference - November 9, 2006
Water Supply and Growth in the Clark Fork River Basin - March 10, 2008
Montana Conjunctive Water Management Conference - June 8-9 2009
Clark Fork River Basin Water Outlook Conference - April 26, 2011
Clark Fork River Basin Water Year 2012 Climate and Water Supply Outlook Conference - May 1, 2012

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Contact

Dept. of Natural Resources & Conservation
1625 Eleventh Ave.
Helena, MT 59601
Phone: (406) 444-2074
Fax: (406) 444-2684