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Central Utah project,

N central Utah; begun 1959 near Vernal, Utah, by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation in conjunction with the Colorado River storage projectColorado River storage project,
a multipurpose plan, undertaken by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation in 1956, to control the flow of the upper Colorado and its tributaries and to aid in the development of the rugged, remote upper Colorado River basin; includes parts of Wyo.
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. Water, collected from streams in the Uinta Mts., is carried across the Wasatch Range to the densely populated Salt Lake City region by a system of dams, reservoirs, tunnels, aqueducts, and canals. Strawberry Dam and Reservoir, in which the water is stored, provides water for domestic and industrial use, irrigation, hydroelectricity, fish and wildlife preservation, and flood control.
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Water--the good news for all of us is that those who came long before us, 40 years ago, made the politically hard decision to build things like the Central Utah Project and things like that that we are all taking advantage of today.
The meeting focused on the nuts and bolts and infrastructure game plan for the Central Utah project.
The Central Utah Project sells water to farmers for $3.
Proceeds will be used to fund a portion of the district's capital plan, including costs related to the Central Water Project (CWP) and the district's share of the Central Utah Project (CUP).
The net loss for the quarter was primarily due to the cost of terminated leases and lease extensions for the Company's Central Utah Project.
The dinosaur of all Utah water projects is the yet-to-be completed Central Utah Project.
Orem's surface water is treated by the CUWCD's Central Utah Project at the Utah Valley Water Treatment Plant along with water for the neighboring city of Provo.
Pioneer Oil and Gas (BULLETIN BOARD: PIOL) announced today it had closed on the first phase of its central Utah project selling approximately 21,232 gross acres (7,962 net acres) in the Central Utah Overthrust for $2,189,550.
In addition to operating three water treatment plants, the district manages two water resource development projects: the Bonneville Unit of the Central Utah Project (CUP) and the Central Water Project (CWP).
4129, which amends the Central Utah Project Completion Act to modify the responsibilities of the Secretary of the Interior, redirect unexpended budget authority, and allow for prepayment of certain payment obligations;
The district was established in 1964 as the principal sponsor of the Central Utah Project (CUP), a federal water resource development program.
MWD has an additional 5,600 acre-feet that is anticipated to become available from the Central Utah Project - Utah Lake Project when completed in 2021, which will help boost the supply total.

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