Colorado Designated Planning Agency Resources
In 2023, our academic partners at the Colorado State University One Water Solutions Institute collaborated with the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment’s (CDPHE) Water Quality Control Division to develop a suite of resources for the state’s Designated Planning Agencies (DPA). These resources are intended to assist DPA’s develop portions of their 208 Plans.
Learn more about the customized guides designed by our experts and collaborators below.
DPA Quick Start Guides
Watershed Data & Summary Information
Assess physiographic, climatic, hydrologic, and water quality conditions for your watershed and generate a report.Learn More
Nutrient Pollution Sources & BMPs
Evaluate nutrient sources and identify effects of management actions in your watershed.Learn More
Planning for Regional Wastewater Treatment
Nonpoint source prioritization of watersheds for conservation, restoration, and preservationLearn More
Stormwater BMPs & Cost Analysis
Access the Community-enabled Life Cycle Assessment of Stormwater Infrastructure Costs (CLASIC) tool.Learn More
Explore and access groundwater quality data collected by the Agricultural Chemicals and Groundwater Protection Program.Learn More