For more information regarding the Basin Study Program, please contact the Program Coordinator, Amanda Erath at 303-445-2766. Or, you may contact the Basin Study Program contact in your Region, as follows:

  • Interior Region 5: Missouri Basin & Interior Region 6: Arkansas-Rio Grande-Texas Gulf - Dennis Kelsch, (406) 247-7754
  • Interior Region 7: Upper Colorado Basin - Nathan Clifton, (801) 524-3613
  • Interior Region 8: Lower Colorado Basin - Kaylee Nelson, (702) 293-8073
  • Interior Region 9: Columbia-Pacific Northwest - Ryan Alcorn, (208) 378-5106
  • Interior Region 10: California-Great Basin - Michael Dietl, (916) 978-5070

If you are unclear what Region you are located in, please see Reclamation’s regional map, available at:

If you would like to receive email of Basin Study funding opportunities, please send an email to with your name and email. Please put Basin Studies in the subject line.









Last Updated: 8/3/21