Welcome to the Rocky Mountain Water Environment Association

Thank you for visiting the RMWEA website!  The RMWEA is a local Membership Association (MA) under the Water Environment Federation (WEF), an international not-for-profit association that provides technical education and training for thousands of water quality professionals who clean water and return it safely to the environment.  Our MA encompasses the tri-state region of Colorado, New Mexico, and Wyoming. 

We are dedicated to providing the best professional development opportunities to our members, who are primarily in the wastewater industry.  For more detailed information on our organization, please click on the About Us tab in the top menu.

Upcoming Events


Industrial Wastewater PWO Seminar

8:30 Registration

9:00 – 4:15 Seminar

Removal of Arsenic from Mine Wastewater Using a Proprietary Absorptive Media
Industrial Dewatering
Industrial User Inspections
Cannabis: Up in ...


YP Bike Tour

Come learn about the historical water and floodplain development of the Poudre River! We will be riding our bikes along the river with two of the Poudre Heritage Alliance tour guides. After the ride, we will meet in old town for cold beers!



RMWEA Board Meeting

8:00 - 10:00 AM Committee Spotlight
10:00 - 11:00 AM RMWEA Board Meeting


Student Design Competition

Come see our future engineers present their outstanding projects for the 2019 RMWEA Student Design Competition. Anyone is welcome to attend! The winner of the competition will be sent to WEFTEC to represent RMWEA in the national student design competition


16th Annual Rocky Mountain Student Conference

The student conference is a research forum where talented graduate and undergraduate students from various universities in the Rocky Mountain region present water/wastewater related projects. Above all, this conference connects academia and industry throu...


Boots on the Ground PWO – NTP Edition

Course name:  Boots on the Ground PWO – NTP Edition
Presenting facility-specific wastewater treatment technology from a real-life Operations perspective
RMWEA is sponsoring the launch of a new PWO event:  &ldquo...

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