Forecasts mixed for new water year

November 2012
California Farmer;Nov2012, Vol. 295 Issue 11, p28
The article provides information on the California Department of Water Resources' (DWR) water forecast for the year 2012-2013. According to DWR, 2011-2012 was the driest year since the 2007-2009 drought and the year 2012-2013 weather is anyone's guess. According to the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation reports, the Central Valley Project began its 2013 water year with 6.9 million acre-feet of water of water stored in six key reservoirs. INSETS: Key Points;Consensus on 'near-term' Delta projects.


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