​​Estes Valley ​Watershed Coalition

Community Board Members

Executive Board Members


Open House!

Please join us in celebrating the completion of fourteen restoration projects in support of the Estes Valley 2013 flood recovery.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018
4:00 – 6:00 pm
Estes Valley Community Center
-Lower Level-
660 Community Drive
Estes Park, CO 80517

EVWC staff and Board of Directors will be on hand to showcase the newly restored watersheds as well as listen to your thoughts and share ideas about preparing for, and minimizing, the effects of future “events.”

Help us thank the community, volunteers, donors and land owners that made this work possible!

Watershed ​Coordinator
Lindsay McFarland


Business Manager

Karen Monks

Fall River
  • Phil DuChateau
  • Marcus Snyder

​At Large
  • Jim Daugherty
  • Frank Theis
  • Jason Chambers


EVWC is looking for new board members interested in protecting and improving the Estes Valley Watersheds.  If you are interested, please click HERE to fill out our Contact Form on the Get Involved page.  

Upper Big Thompson
  • Gary Miller

  • Open

Black Canyon
  • Jay Blackwood
  • Open

Fish Creek
  • Lyle Zimmerman
  • Dawn James

​Partner News

Do you have photos or a story from the flood you would like to share?

Contact Lindsay McFarland at Lindsay.McFarland@EVWatershed.org or

ph: 970-290-1829

Meeting Accessibility


The Estes Valley Watershed Coalition (EVWC) complies with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 guidelines. Ensuring the public’s access to and participating in public meetings is a priority of the EVWC. In the event you are in need of a reasonable accommodation in order to attend or participate in a public meeting conducted by the EVWC, please contact Lindsay at 970-203-5116 or email to evwatershed@evwatershed.org within 3 to 5 days before the scheduled meeting date in order to allow the Coalition to better accommodate your request. For TDD service, contact Relay Colorado by dialing 711.   EVWC does not provide assistance or contract with a person or entity that discriminates based on disability.

  • President / Gary Miller
  • Vice President / Marcus Snyder
  • Treasurer / Frank Theis
  • Secretary / Jim Daugherty
  • The Estes Valley Watershed Coalition is now working with the Estes Institute to support citizen science efforts with Estes Park High School.
  • The Town of Estes Park has completed work on the Hydroplant Stream Restoration Project on Fall River Phase II

Board meetings occur 5:30pm to 7:30pm the 2nd Wednesday of each month. 


  • ​May 4th 2018- Out Reach Committee Meeting, EVWC Offices 4:30-5:30pm
  • ​May 9, 2018 - BOARD MEETING -Estes Valley Library, Makerspace Room,**6:30pm** - 8:30pm
  • ​June 13, 2018 - BOARD MEETING -Estes Valley Library, Wasson Room, 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Meetings, Events and


Community members are encouraged to observe the meetings and if time allows at the end of the meeting, share their questions and comments.

Because these are working meetings, the board must adhere to the meeting agenda and stay on task.

Community sub-committees represent your interests and are always available to hear your questions and comments outside the board meetings.

Upcoming Meetings