Flatiron Reservoir, Marys Lake and Lake Estes drawn down for work
If there is one benefit to a dry October and November, it is has allowed crews from the Bureau of Reclamation to more easily perform maintenance on its reservoirs west of Loveland.
Starting Oct. 27, officials from the Bureau of Reclamation turned off the water diversion tunnel from the West Slope to the Colorado-Big Thompson Project that feeds many of the lakes and reservoirs in Larimer County. The reservoir levels have also been lowered through the release of water to storage downstream.
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