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


Siphon Do's and Don'ts

Siphon Do's and Don'ts RMWEA Collections System Committee

Siphons have been used for decades throughout the Rocky Mountain region to transfer sewage across a stream or creek. The majority of operators find them to be a maintenance nightm...


2022 Operations Challenge Golf Tournament

23rd Annual Operations Challenge Golf Tournament
Check in Opens at 7:00 AM
Shotgun start at 8:30 AM
Banquet 1:30 - 3:30 PM


2022 Leadville Operator School

A full curriculum for Water and Wastewater Plant Operators as well as Collection and Distribution System Operators is being offered at this year’s conference. This conference has been designed to upgrade operational skills, obtain the required Train...


Rocky Mountain Water Conference

Rocky Mountain Water Conference 


27th Annual RMWEA PWO Vail Training Seminar

The 2022 Vail PWO Seminar will be held on October 5, 2022