Canals

Canals in Our District

This list is inclusive of all ditches listed on the United States Department of the Interior Geological Survey, made in cooperation with the Southeastern Colorado Water Conservancy District and the US Bureau of Land Management. Ditches and canals in the five county areas are not necessarily a direct tributary to the Arkansas River. Some cross county lines and are listed more than once accordingly.

PUEBLO COUNTY
Excelsior Ditch
Hampbell Ditch
Bessemer Ditch
West Pueblo Ditch
Collier Ditch
Riverside Dairy Ditch
Colorado Canal

OTERO COUNTY
Oxford Farmers Ditch
High Line Canal
Otero Canal
Catlin Canal
Rocky Ford Canal
Fort Lyon Canal

CROWLEY COUNTY
Colorado Canal
Baldwin-Stubbs Ditch
Holbrook Canal

BENT COUNTY
Fort Lyon Canal
Kicking Bird Canal (only an artery for storage)
Las Animas Consolidated Canal
Highland Ditch
Keesee Ditch Riverside Lateral
Las Animas Consolidated Extension Canal
Fort Bent Canal Comanche

PROWERS COUNTY
X-Y Canal
Buffalo Canal
Manvel Ditch
Fort Lyon Canal
Fort Bent Canal
Lamar Ditch
Graham Ditch
Sisson Ditch
Amity Canal
Hyde Canal
Kicking Bird Canal (only an artery for storage)

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