NEWS - November 2012 - CO Supreme Court Justice Gregory Hobbs Speaks at AGWT Conference


Colorado Supreme Court Justice Gregory Hobbs speaking at the American Ground Water Trust Conference in Denver (November 28th). The two-day conference, attended by 150 of the state’s key water managers, engineers, scientists and end-users, focused on water management issues in Colorado’s South Platte River.  Justice Hobbs presentation, “Optimum use of both groundwater and surface water: The challenge of the Prior Appropriation System,” outlined the importance of water management strategies that protect water rights while optimizing the use of a resource for which demand exceeds supply.