The Arkansas Basin Roundtable, created under the provisions of the Colorado Water for the 21st Century Act is composed of representatives of the cities, counties, and water interests of the Arkansas Basin in Colorado, the upper reaches of the Arkansas River in Colorado. It has 52 members.
Its duties are to organize itself, elect representatives to the Interbasin Compact Committee, inventory existing water resources within the Basin, inventory water needs and conduct public education.
The Roundtable has selected Alan Hamel, Pueblo Board of Water Works and Jeris Danielson of La Junta, former Colorado State Engineer, water consultant as representatives to the Interbasin Compact Committee. At its January meeting the election of Jeris Danielson was re-affirmed.