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  • Rope Access Training

    Rope Access training teaches attendees to apply safe concepts, defy gravity. For three days, Corey Dickson of the Lower Colorado Region Rope Access Team and Hoover Dam Police Lieutenant Kevin Lister instructed and shared their knowledge with a group of trainees about the specialized skill of rappelling.

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  • Lower Colorado Region Youth Council (LCRYC)

    The purpose of the Lower Colorado Region Youth Council (LCRYC) is to increase the awareness of the mission and activities of the Bureau of Reclamation’s Lower Colorado Region, while simultaneously providing learning activities, volunteer opportunities, job shadowing and career choices to young individuals selected for the program. Read More →

  • Larder Archaeological Site in the Clark County Wetlands Park

    Reclamation participated in a geophysical survey of a prehistoric archaeological site, named the Larder Site, in the Clark County Wetlands Park provided promising preliminary results, which may be applicable to future archaeological research and preservation projects throughout the Mojave Desert region. The Larder Site is a rich prehistoric archaeological site located along Las Vegas Wash in the Clark County Wetlands Park (Wetlands Park). Read More →

  • Smith named as PXAO Deputy Area Manager

    “I am very pleased to announce the selection of Alex Smith as the Phoenix Area Office (PXAO) Deputy Area Manager.” With those words as the opening of an enthusiastic email message to employees, PXAO Area Manager Leslie Meyers announced the name of her new deputy. Read More →


  • Weekly Video from Interior - This Week at Interior July 2, 2015. A new video will be posted each week from the Department of the Interior featuring activities of the Department and it's bureaus. Click the video above to play or go to the DOI YouTube Site.
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    Recreation & Public Use

    Reclamation Recreation Map Reclamation Land Use

    The public may apply to use Reclamation land, facilities, and waterbodies, and may engage in the use only after proper authorization is received from Reclamation. Use authorizations are not required for permitted public recreational use of recreation areas and facilities open to the public. Read More →


    Reclamation Recreation Map Reclamation Recreation Website

    Reclamation projects have created a variety of recreation opportunities on the rivers downstream from the dams, including world class whitewater rafting and fishing opportunities. Read More →


    Reclamation Recreation Map Recreation.gov

    Recreation.gov helps you discover and book trips at Reclamation facilities and at all of America's public places. Read More →


    Last Updated: 7/2/15