Water: Brought to you by Central Arizona Project. The 336-mile CAP system took 20 year to build, cost $4 billion, and is an engineering marvel that has contributed dramatically to our quality of life and the sustainability of the state’s water supply and economy.
Water: Brought to you by Central Arizona Project
The 336-mile CAP system took 20 years to build, cost $4 billion, and is an engineering marvel that has contributed dramatically to our quality of life and the sustainability of the state’s water supply and economy.
Colorado River Shortage
Learn more about shortage and how it affects Central Arizona Project
Colorado River water: Adapting, protecting and building resiliency.
Reliable deliveries to central and southern Arizona.
Doing business with CAP. CAP engages in a wide range of activities while operating and maintaining the components of the system, and a great variety of equipment, supplies and services must be purchased to support these operations.
Story of the CAP system, Arizona’s water delivery wonder
From pumping plants, tunnels and turnouts, to trails, check gates, and wildlife crossings, the CAP system truly is an engineering marvel.
Ted Cooke: The accidental accountant who became general manager
Former general manager Ted Cooke never aspired to be general manager, but sometimes the least expected path becomes the best path.
Saving the fish
Where do fish in the canal go when a section is dewatered for maintenance? If they don’t detect the increase in movement and relocate themselves, CAP crews step in to help. Here’s the how and why!
YOUR WATER. YOUR FUTURE.
In central and southern Arizona there are few things more critical to our quality of life. Do you know where your water comes from?