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Lower Colorado Water Supply Act

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

Lower Colorado Water Supply Act

report (to accompany H.R. 5028).

by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C.? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water-supply -- California.,
  • Federal aid to water resources development -- California.,
  • Colorado River (Colo.-Mexico)

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesReport / 99th Congress, 2d session, Senate -- 99-496.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination10 p. ;
    Number of Pages10
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17802883M

    Concerning a requirement that Colorado institutions of higher education study potential uses of emerging technologies to more effectively manage Colorado's water supply, and, in connection therewith, making an appropriation, conditioned on the receipt of matching funds from gifts, grants, and donations.   Water managers in California, receiving less and less water from the Colorado River each year, feel slighted and start making demands for their share, kicking off a .

      In the Colorado River Storage Project Act paved the way for the construction of four large power-generating dams in the upper basin of the Colorado River — a project meant to match the dam.   California’s vast water infrastructure—including the development of the State Water Project, Central Valley Project, and Colorado River, as well as local and regional groundwater supply projects—was developed to provide water for irrigation (among other purposes), with agriculture using about 80 percent of California’s developed water.

    Standards related to corrosion and staining: Chloride, Copper, Corrosivity, Iron, Manganese, pH, Total Dissolved Solids, Zinc. Scaling and sedimentation are other processes which have economic impacts. Scale is a mineral deposit which builds up on the insides of hot water pipes, boilers, and heat exchangers, restricting or even blocking water.   Each year in February, the Lower Colorado River Authority (LCRA), a state regulatory agency, makes a decision on whether to release water from the Lake Buchanan and Lake Travis reservoirs.


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