Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has ruled that the Department of the Interior's Bureau of Reclamation was within its authority to release water from two reservoirs to meet state and federal water quality standards without charging the release against an allotment intended for fish, wildlife and habitat restoration.
What does BR stand for?
BR stands for Bureau of Reclamation
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- Brother Rat
- Buddy Ride
- Budget Report
- Budget Review (US DoD)
- Buffalo Regals
- Buffer Register
- Build Report
- Builder's Risk
- Bundesrat (Austrian Parlamentary Institution)
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GAO-02-973 September 20, 2002 In a previous report (GAO/AIMD-00-127, May 2000), GAO identified reimbursable project costs that were not being recovered by the Department of the Interior's Bureau of Reclamation.
In late February, beleaguered farmers in the Klamath River Basin on the Oregon-California border received some welcome news: The Federal Bureau of Reclamation announced that it would release irrigation water in time for the 2002 planting season.
Bureau of Reclamation (USBR) Water Resources Research Laboratory were instrumental in a recent study of the hydraulic performance of self-cleaning, Coanda-effect screens.
Bureau of Reclamation are interested in transplanting Burcik's process as early as next year to help clean the California Gulch Superfund site.
An internationally recognized authority on irrigation, hydraulic engineering, and water law by 1920, Mead eventually won acclaim as the Hoover Dam's chief engineer and eventually became the Commissioner of the United States Bureau of Reclamation.