Our Mission is to Advance Stormwater Management Throughout Colorado by Conducting Practical Research and Providing Education and Training Opportunities.

Founded in 2013 with support provided by the Mile High Flood District, Colorado Association of Stormwater and Floodplain Managers (CASFM), Colorado Stormwater Council (CSC) and the State of Colorado Water Quality Control Division, the Colorado Stormwater Center provides education, performs training and conducts research with the goal of maintaining and improving the health of lakes, rivers and streams through proper stormwater management.


Research Interns

  • Canon Furth, Master’s Student – Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Maddie Ludwig, Master’s Student – Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • William Rainey, Master’s Student – Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Caroline Van Horn, Undergraduate Student – Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Reed Featherstone, Undergraduate Student – Civil and Environmental Engineering


The Colorado Stormwater Center is housed in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering at Colorado State University (CSU) under the One Water Solutions Institute. Our education and training workshops are provided by a variety of experienced professionals that work within academia, consulting, local government and private business.

Steering Committee