Upper Colorado River and its utilization

Water Supply Paper 617



This report presents, in form for ready reference, the available data pertaining to the present and future utilization of the surface waters of the upper Colorado River Basin, above the Green River and includes information relating to topography, climate, evaporation, water supply, transmountain diversions, storage, irrigation and agriculture, and water power as they existed in 1927.

Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Title Upper Colorado River and its utilization
Series title Water Supply Paper
Series number 617
DOI 10.3133/wsp617
Year Published 1929
Language English
Publisher U.S. Government Printing Office
Publisher location Washington, D.C.
Contributing office(s) Utah Water Science Center
Description Report: xv, 392 p.;1 Plate: 39.00 x 39.50 inches
Country United States
Other Geospatial Colorado River
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