Accession Number:

ADA143676

Title:

Central Arizona Water Control Study. Stage II. Recreation Planning Report.

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER DISTRICT LOS ANGELES CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

442.0

Abstract:

The purpose of the Central Arizona Water Control Study CAWCS is to examine all suitable alternatives to Orme Dam and to recommend a plan that will provide regulatory storage of CAP water and flood control along the Salt and Gila Rivers. The Central Arizona Water Control Study planning area encompasses approximately 8.2 million acres 12,800 square miles, which include all of Maricopa and portions of Gila, Pinal, and Yavapai Counties. Portions of the Salt, Verde, Gila, and Agua Fria River drainage basins fall within its boundaries. The primary purpose of this report is to document the recreation planning work which was performed by the Corps of Engineers during State II of the Central Arizona Water Control Study.

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE