ALPINE LAKES DITCH & RESERVOIR COMPANY

- A COLORADO CORPORATION
- DULY ELECTED BOARD OF DIRECTORS
- PURPOSE
- PRESERVE IRRIGATION WATER RIGHTS ASSOCIATED WITH ALR
- DELIVER IRRIGATION WATER TO OUR SHAREHOLDERS
- 37 SHAREHOLDERS/36 LOTS
- 632 SHARES
- 1000 AF OF WATER STORAGE
- BUCKLES - 33 AF
- HARRIS - 205 AF
- SPENCE LAKE - 441 AF
- SAPPINGTON LAKE - 320 AF

- DUES ARE $30 PER SHARE
- POA HAS 74 SHARES
- IRRIGATE APPROXIMATELY 550 ACRES

- 21 MILES OF DITCHES - ABOUT 1/2 IN THE NATIONAL FOREST

WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT ALDRC
- COLORADO - USE IT OR LOOSE IT

- MOST WATER RIGHTS ARE FOR STORAGE/TRANSPOST OF WATER FOR AG IRRIGATION

- SPENCE RESERVOIR INCLUDES RECREATION, FISHING AND DOMESTIC USE

- IN A RECENT COURT FILING WATER DISTRICT 7 ADVISED AGAINST EXPANDING
  RIGHTS IN COYOTE-BOONE DITCH TO INCLUDE LIVESTOCK & WILDLIFE WATER

- DAMS RECEIVE STATE INSPECTION
- ANNUAL FOR SPENCE AND SAPPINGTON
- EVERY 5 YEARS FOR BUCKLES AND HARRIS

- AN EMERGENCY RESPONSE PLAN IS REQUIRED FOR SPENCE AND SAPPINGTON LAKES

- BENEFITS TO ALL PROPERTY OWNERS
- GRAZING/ AG ZONING

- IRRIGATION OF 550 AC AND AVAILABILITY OF IRRIGATION WATER FOR
  LIVESTOCK IS SIGNIFICANT IN OUR ABILITY TO LEASE GRAZING LAND
- IN ORDER TO QUALIFY FOR MANY GRANTS, YOU MUST HAVE AN
  AGRICULTURAL PRODUCT

- SPENCE LAKE FISHING/RECREATION

- BENEFITS TO DRINKING WATER SYSTEM
- AUGMENTATION PLAN - 55 AF OF IRRIGATION WATER SUPPLIED TO
  NAVAJO RIVER BASIN IN DROUGHT IF CALLED BY STATE
- BACKUP TO DRINKING WATER, IF NEEDED, PER AGREEMENT BETWEEN
  DITCH COMPANY AND POA
- PERCULATION TO GROUND WATER

WHAT ALD&RCo REQUESTS OF PROPERTY OWNERS ASSOCIATION BOARD


-RECOGNIZE THE BENEFITS ALL PROPERTY OWNERS RECEIVE FROM THE DITCH COMPANY AND   

-RECOGNIZE THAT THESE BENEFITS ARE PAID FOR BY THE 37 DITCH COMPANY SHAREHOLDERS/36 LOTS

- IN ALL BOARD DECISIONS, CONSIDER THE AFFECT ON WATER RIGHTS AND IRRIGATION
- IF THE AGRICULTURAL PRODUCT DISAPPEARS, SO CAN IRRIGATION WATER
- THE BOARD MAY NEED TO DEVELOP A 'VISION' FOR THE RANCH TO GUIDE DECISION MAKING

- INCLUDING DAMS IN RESERVE STUDY OR OTHERWISE COVERING MAJOR DAM REPAIR
- PER EARLIER REQUEST

- BE OPEN TO DISCUSSIONS ON FINANCIAL BENEFIT EACH PROPERTY OWNER RECEIVES
  FROM IRRIGATION AND HOW THEY COULD SHARE IN THE FINANCIAL EXPENSES OF THE DITCH COMPANY