Community response to proposed snowpack augmentation in the Sierra Nevada mountains

Authors

  • Barbara Farhar
  • Ronald Rinkle

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Weather Modification Research

Abstract

The Bureau of Reclamation directed its Division of Atmospheric Water Resources Management to develop a research program on orographic cloud seeding in cooperation with the State of California in 1972. The idea for such a program arose in the Bureau’s  Sacramento Regional Office whose Director was interested in the  potential of weather modification technology in solving some of  California’s water problems.....

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Technical Notes and Correspondence