ICWP developed this primer as a complement to the updated Interstate Water Solutions: Lessons from the Past and Recommendations for the Future—A Look toward 2050” and is intended to give those unfamiliar with interstate water management a high-level overview of the types of river basin commissions and organizations found throughout the nation. This primer provides an overview of five types of interstate arrangements.
Interstate Council on Water Policy
PO Box 20908
Cheyenne WY 82003
Who is ICWP?
We bring together regional, state, and local water resources entities to develop our voice on diverse water policy issues. Through the exchange of information and ideas, we create a national forum in which to evaluate policy issues and develop solutions to water resource challenges.