Welcome to the Red River Valley Water Supply Project

The Red River Valley Water Supply Project will provide supplemental water to central and eastern North Dakota during times of water scarcity so as to protect public health, ensure ongoing economic vitality, and provide for environmental benefits in the river systems.

Reservoir embankment's potential to collapse poses new hurdle for Red River Valley Water Supply Project
Reservoir embankment's potential to collapse poses new hurdle for Red River Valley Water Supply Project

Photo by USACE By Patrick Springer on Jun 16, 2017 FARGO — Safety concerns over the potential failure of a reservoir embankment have emerged as a new complication confronting a proposed pipeline

Parts of North Dakota now in moderate drought
Parts of North Dakota now in moderate drought

Friday, June 2, 2017 FARGO (KCND) - The latest U.S. Drought monitor now shows about a quarter of North Dakota is in a moderate drought.   State climatologist Adnan Akyuz says the state just went through

Up to $30M for the Red River Valley Water Supply Project in the State Water Commission Budget
Up to $30M for the Red River Valley Water Supply Project in the State Water Commission Budget

The North Dakota State Water Commission’s budget for the 2017-2019 biennium has been approved with up to $30 million slated for the Red River Valley Water Supply Project (RRVWSP).  Of the $30 million