Dams, Projects & Powerplants: Central Valley Project, Delta Division


Subject:
California: Environment & Energy , California: Technology , California Regions , Dams , Central Valley: Sacramento, Fresno, San Joaquin, more...

Description:
This division of the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation "provides for the transport of water through the central portion of the great [California] Central Valley, including the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta." This page provides descriptions of Bureau of Reclamation projects in the Delta (such as the Tracy Pumping Plant and Delta-Mendota Canal) and history of the bureau's activities in the area (including the Peripheral Canal, which "became one of the most controversial elements of Division planning").

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.usbr.gov/dataweb/html/delta.html


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