Say hello to the Water Center at Mesa State. Thanks to Hannah Holm for the link. From the website:
The Mission of the Water Center at Mesa State College is to perform and facilitate interdisciplinary and collaborative research, education, outreach, and dialogue to provide citizens, scholars, and policy makers with the information they need to address the water issues facing the region. The Water Center will foster communication and collaboration among the college, agencies, local governments, industry and non-profits with water expertise and stakeholder interest among the many water-relevant disciplines. The geographic focus of the Water Center will be the Colorado River and its tributaries in Western Colorado and the Upper Colorado Basin.
More Colorado River basin coverage here.