Sheep Mountain

Project Information

Sheep Mountain Augmentation Facility

Huerfano County Water Conservancy District
La Veta, Huerfano County, CO – 2020

Project Owner

Huerfano County Water Conservancy District

Project Amount


Project Date

September 2020 – January 2021

Project References

Kent Mace
Project Manager

Huerfano County Water Conservancy District
PO Box 442
La Veta, CO 81055


Justin Korkus, PE
Project Engineer

Lamp Rynerson
12596 W Bayaud Ave.
Lakewood, CO 80228


About the Project

accompanying fish ladder for movement of native fish species around the diversion. The project included a full stream diversion for construction in the dry. The diversion structure consisted of 1300 SF of PZ-22 sheetpile, 5 tons of rebar, and 75 cubic yards of concrete. Frontier also constructed a six foot diameter, 20 foot deep wet well and slab for future construction of a pump house. The completed structure included installation of gates, remote monitoring equipment, riprap armoring and site revegetation.