UDFCD provides services related to floodplain mapping, flood safety, new developments, planning, design, construction, and maintenance for municipalities and residents within the UDFCD boundary. Research conducted by UDFCD also informs the promulgation of criteria as it relates to the design, construction, and maintenance of stormwater quality facilities. Many of the resources provided on this website are used throughout Colorado and beyond.

Stream Projects

UDFCD leads design, construction and maintenance activities through partnerships with local governments.

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Development Referrals

Local governments can refer development projects to UDFCD for review. Projects typically involve construction in or near a floodplain.

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Floodplain Management

UDFCD assists local governments to identify and update flood risk potential and floodplain boundaries

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Flood Safety

Learn about the flood risks experienced in your area as well as how to protect your home and property.

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Watershed Master Planning

UDFCD partners with communities within the UDFCD boundary in the development of watershed master plans.

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UDFCD monitors a number of stormwater Best Management Practice (BMP) sites in the Denver metropolitan area.
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Training and Education

Get to know the Stream Management Academy. Learn More