KNOW YOUR WATER...in central and southern Arizona there are few things more critical to our quality of life. Do you know where your water comes from? (Colorado and Wyoming) How it gets from the Rocky Mountains to your home? (Central Arizona Project, a 336-mile system stretching from Lake Havasu to Tucson). How much that water is worth to Arizona? ($2 trillion in economic impact since CAP deliveries began).
Take some time KNOW YOUR WATER.
Colorado River Contract
In the Lower Colorado River Basin (Arizona, California and Nevada), to qualify for delivery of Colorado River Water, there must be a water delivery contract between the water user and the Secretary of the Interior. Often, these are referred to as Section 5 Contracts (referring to Section 5 of the 1928 Boulder Canyon Project Act). More Words in Water...