RCMAP - Gunnison River at Spann Diversion at Gunnison, Colorado

Science Center Objects

The U.S. Geological Survey was engaged in a program to monitor and assess the long-term geomorphic behavior of selected river and stream reaches that previously had undergone some physical modification.  These modifications included natural channel adjustments to floods as well as intentional channel reconfigurations to alter the function or appearance of a river reach.
 

Gunnison River at Spann Diversion at Gunnison, Colorado

 

Gunnison River at Spann Diversion at Gunnison, Colorado

Panoramic photograph showing Gunnison River at Spann Diversion, Colorado.
Discharge: 815 cfs.

Gunnison River at Spann Diversion at Gunnison, Colorado

Panoramic photograph showing Gunnison River at Spann Diversion, Colorado.
Discharge: 1,360 cfs.

Streamflow Data:

Current streamflow: USGS 09114500 GUNNISON RIVER NEAR GUNNISON, CO.

View peak streamflow: USGS 09114500 GUNNISON RIVER NEAR GUNNISON, CO.

Sediment Surveys

See Sediment Distribution Charts for Gunnison River at Spann Diversion at Gunnison, Colorado

Channel Surveys

See Cross Section Data for sites on Gunnison River at Spann Diversion at Gunnison, Colorado