Aurora Water Facts & Reports

Aurora Water Reservoir Summary – October 8, 2020
Active Capacity (a.f.)
Current Content (a.f.)
% full
Aurora Reservoir
31,679 23,071 73%
Quincy Reservoir
2,693 2,472 92%
Jefferson Lake
2,313 1,212 52%
Aurora Rampart Reservoir
1,238 1,120 90%
Spinney Mountain Reservoir**
53,651 34.764 65%
Shared Storage* 65,452 53.904 82%
 Total 157,026 116,543 74%
 * Aurora is in many reservoirs across Colorado. Since we move our water to meet many needs, this number represents Aurora’s water in these other reservoirs at this time. All numbers in this report should be considered to be an estimate or projection. Included in shared storage is Aurora's share in Homestake Reservoir, Turquoise Lake, Twin Lakes Reservoir,Pueblo Reservoir, Strontia Springs Reservoir and Lakes Meredith and Henry

** For the summer of 2020, the Spinney Mountain Reservoir storage content also reflects water temporarily stored in Denver Water's Cheesman Reservoir to accommodate construction activities downstream of  Eleven Mile Reservoir. 
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