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Lake Powell Pipeline Studies Released for Comment

CLICK Here:Preliminary Licensing ProposalLake Powell Pipeline draft Study Reports 12-1-2015 The Governor released his budget and policy recommendation on water: “Out of respect to the taxpayer, it is recommended that the State of Utah only allocate very scarce General Fund resources to financing major water projects after all other alternatives are exhausted (similar to how… Read more »

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Executive Water Finance Board

Governor Herbert issued an Executive Order in June 2017 creating the Executive Water Finance Board to study various financial and economic aspects of water use and proposed water projects that the state will fund. The Governor’s 2020 Budget and Policy Brief-  here March 23, 2018 the Finance Board held a meeting on the Lake Powell… Read more »

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Utah Water Users Workshop March 2018

The Utah Water Users held a workshop in March 2018. Many excellent presentations were given. Here is the link to a web page that has some of power points of the presentations. Click Here: Water User Workshop Eric Millis Director UDWR pp Blake Bingham UDWRi pp on Federal Reserved Water Rights, Adjudication update

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Water Audit

The  Audit Report researched the Division of Water Resources (DWR) projections of Utah’s Water Needs and found DWR: • Lacked reliable Water Use Data. DWR does not have reliable actual local water use data and accurate water use data is critical for management. • Conservation could reduce water demand much further than DWR’s low estimates…. Read more »

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