Garrison Diversion

2024 McClusky Hay Auction

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Garrison Diversion Operation and Maintenance Office210 Highway 200 NE, McClusky, ND The Garrison Diversion Conservancy District will be offering approximately 1500 acres of hayland on the McClusky Canal to the highest bidder during a competitive open bid auction to be held at 10 a.m. on June 11, 2024.  The bid auction site is the McClusky […]

2024 New Rockford Hay Auction

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Garrison Diversion Operation and Maintenance Office205 3rd Street SE, New Rockford, ND The Garrison Diversion Conservancy District will be offering approximately 130 acres of hayland on the New Rockford Canal to the highest bidder during a competitive open bid auction to be held at 3 pm on June 11, 2024.  The auction will be held […]

ND Water – Garrison Diversion News – April 2024

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The 2024 construction season will be the busiest yet along the route of the Red River Valley Water Supply Project (RRVWSP) pipeline. Three construction contracting companies will have crews living and working in and around the city of Carrington as they install more than 20 miles of the 72-inch diameter pipeline. Vance Miller of Black […]

ND Water – Garrison Diversion News – March 2024

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The Garrison Diversion Conservancy District (Garrison Diversion) Operations and Maintenance (O&M) unit excels each year, keeping the federal Garrison Diversion Unit facilities in good working condition. Garrison Diversion is the local agency responsible for the implementation of the federal Garrison Diversion Unit (GDU) Project, whose scope has been greatly revised over many years. Read more […]

ND Water – Garrison Diversion News

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Garrison Diversion Conservancy District (Garrison Diversion) awarded two construction contracts this fall for about 20 miles of pipeline for the Red River Valley Water Supply Project (RRVWSP) pipeline. Construction of the Transmission Pipe East 5C and 5D contracts are scheduled to begin in the spring of 2024. Read more >

Engel’s Point Wildlife Management Area

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ND WaterFeature Article:By Kimberly Cook In early September, the Engel’s Point Wildlife Management Area (WMA) was dedicated before a crowd of nearly 50 people, including representatives from the North Dakota Game and Fish Department and Nelson County Commission, and Garrison Diversion Conservancy District (Garrison Diversion) board members and staff. The 265-acre property along the south […]

We’re Hiring!

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The Garrison Diversion Conservancy District is seeking an experienced Accountant. This position is open until filled with first review of applications conducted on December 27, 2023.  To apply for this position, please submit a letter of interest and resume to merrim@gdcd.org. Job Duties and Responsibilities: Work directly with the Administrative Officer and Accounting staff, this position […]

19th Annual Top O’ the Day Tee-Off

For 19 years, the North Dakota Water Education Foundation (NDWEF), in conjunction with the Garrison Diversion Conservancy District (Garrison Diversion), have hosted the Top O’ the Day Golf Scramble at CrossRoads Golf Course in Carrington, N.D. Individuals come from near and far to raise funds for the Dushinske & Jamison Water Resources Scholarship Endowment, a […]

Oakes Irrigation Research Site Groundbreaking Held

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October ND Water – OIRS Groundbreaking On a blazing hot August day, Garrison Diversion Conservancy District (Garrison Diversion) staff and board members participated in the groundbreaking ceremony at the Oakes Irrigation Research Site (OIRS), located just a few miles south of Oakes, N.D., for a new building that will house offices, a research laboratory and […]

Garrison Diversion Awards $113,438 in Water Supply Assistance Grants

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NEWS RELEASE: CARRINGTON, ND (September 1, 2023) — The Garrison Diversion Conservancy District’s (Garrison Diversion) MR&I Water Supply Assistance Grant Program provides funding assistance to offset the costs of new customer hookups to a rural water system or district within Garrison Diversion’s member counties. The Water Supply Assistance Grant Program is also in place to […]