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Click here to download a copy of the References used for the Water Conservation Plan (in pdf)

American Water Works Association (AWWA), 2008 Apparent and Real Losses – Professional and Technical Resources.

Colorado Water Conservation Board – Office of Water Conservation and Drought Planning, Water Conservation Plan Development Guidance Document, 2005

Great Western Institute, 2008 Water Conservation Plan Development Workshop.

Integrated Utilities Group, Inc. (IUG), 2005-2006 Study – Prepare Recommendations for Board of Directors Regarding the SCMWD Current Plant Investment Fees and Water Rates for the District's Future Financial Planning.

National Weather Service (NWS), 2003-2007, Average Rainfall for Pueblo, CO.

RUNNINGDRY.ORG, 2008 the American Southwest, Are We Running Dry?

Southeastern Colorado Water Conservation District, 2009 Xeriscape Tour

St. Charles Mesa Water District (SCMWD), 2007 and 2008 Budget Analysis.

St. Charles Mesa Water District (SCMWD), 2009 Preliminary Budget.

St. Charles Mesa Water District (SCMWD) 2001 – 2007 Water Usage Records

St. Charles Mesa Water District (SCMWD) Website:

Water Returns, 2008 Responsible Water Use…bridging the gap between theory and application.