The purpose of the Sustainability Subcommittee is to address sustainability as it relates to the Rules. This subcommittee is the first state-sponsored group of its kind in Colorado.
- Sustainability may be defined in this context as:
[A] prospective water management of natural resources, particularly in regard to groundwater aquifers, as a protection and management of the benefits enjoyed by current users, as well as exercising a form of stewardship to protect those benefits and uses for future generations.
Please see the first meeting minutes for more detailed discussion on the topic.
The meeting agendas and minutes are in PDF format. Comments are also provided in PDF format, and accessed from our FTP site at the link below.