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Coalition Annual Meeting - Director Mat Weaver

Eastern Idaho Water Rights Coalition Members:

Annual Meeting Notice – with IDWR Director Mat Weaver

The annual meeting of the Coalition will be held November 9, from 11:30 to 1:30 in the Idaho Falls City Council Chambers at 680 Park Avenue in Idaho Falls.  Lunch will be provided.

Our speaker will be the new Director of the Idaho Department of Water Resources, Mat Weaver.  After he addresses the organization we will have plenty of time for questions and discussion.  Please come with questions, or even better, forward them to us and we will send them to Director Weaver.

Following this discussion we will have a quick business meeting for board elections and other business.  Please register for the meeting by replying with the names of who will be attending from your organization.  We need this information to have the right number of box lunches.

We appreciate the support you have given the Coalition this year.  Attendance at board meetings and our special meetings has been higher than ever.  Please visit the Coalition’s website at to see any information you may have missed.

Best Regards,

Keith Esplin & Roger Warner

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Strategic Priorities for 2023

  • Conduct water education for legislators regarding SWC / IGWA agreement and ESPA Groundwater Management Area plans
  • Monitor and participate in the ESPA Groundwater Management Area process
  • Continue to fund an expert to participate on the ESPA Aquifer Modeling Committee
  • Help non-city municipal water providers find a better path to be a part of the SWC agreement and ESPA GMA
  • Update and utilize the Coalition’s website

EIWRC Mission Statement

The Eastern Idaho Water Rights Coalition understands the vital importance of water to Eastern Idaho's economy now and in the future. The coalition provides a strong and unified voice to protect water rights critical for economic growth in Eastern Idaho and promotes discussion and ideas that will best enhance the utilization of water for future economic development.

Contact the EIWRC

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Eastern Idaho Water Rights Coalition c/o Keith EsplinP.O. Box 500
Island Park, ID 83429

Financial Disclosure

The Eastern Idaho Water Rights Coalition was formed and registered in 2007 in the State of Idaho as non-profit, tax-exempt corporation. A similar designation under Section 501©(3) of the IRS code is pending. A letter verifying the tax-exempt status of the EIWRC can be obtained by contacting us at: Eastern Idaho Water Rights Coalition, c/o Keith Esplin, 593 East 5th South, Rexburg, ID 83440. Financial summary information for the Eastern Idaho Water Rights Coalition is contained in its annual report.