• Curecanti National Recreation Area

    Curecanti

    National Recreation Area Colorado

Natural Features & Ecosystems

Morrow Point Reservoir
The natural features and ecosystems of Curecanti not only vary from the east to west, but also from canyon rim to
bottom. (above, Morrow Point Reservoir)
NPS Photo by Lisa Lynch
 

Did You Know?

Blue Mesa Reservoir

The average precipitation at Curecanti is only 12" a year, which is why there are few trees around Blue Mesa Reservoir.