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Accession Number PB2013-109654
Title Bureau of Reclamation: From Developing to Managing Water, 1945-2000, Volume 2.
Publication Date 2012
Media Count 660p
Personal Author A. H. Gahan W. D. Rowley
Abstract On June 17th this year the Bureau of Reclamation's water and hydropower development in the American West turned 110 years of age. Because of that long tradition of Congressionally mandated development, Reclamation is the large single electricity supplier in the West and largest wholesale water supplier in the country. During the second half of the twentieth century the Bureau of Reclamation underwent transitions reflected in this volume. Change over time marked these years in Bureau of Reclamation history.
Keywords Bureau of Reclamation
Hydroelectric power plants
Land use
Rural areas
Water management
Water supply

Source Agency Bureau of Reclamation
NTIS Subject Category 48G - Hydrology & Limnology
50B - Civil Engineering
97I - Electric Power Production
Corporate Author Bureau of Reclamation, Denver, CO.
Document Type Technical report
Title Note N/A
NTIS Issue Number 1325
Contract Number N/A

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