The Role of Weather Modification in the Colorado River Basin States Process


  • Tom Ryan Metropolitan Water District of Southern California Los Angeles, CA


In a May 2, 2005 letter to the Governors of the Seven Colorado River Basin States (Basin States, Parties) the Secretary of the Interior (Secretary) announced her intent to undertake a process to develop Lower Colorado River Basin (Arizona, California and Nevada) shortage guidelines and explore management options for the coordinated operation of lakes Powell and Mead. On June 19, 2005 the Bureau of Reclamation published a notice in the Federal Register, announcing its intent to implement the Secretary's direction.




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