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Project Data
Land Areas (1992)
Area Irrigated and Crop Value

 

  

Project # 247

 

Land Areas (1992)
Irrigable area:
Full Irrigation Service0 acres
Supplemental Service14,450 acres
Temporary Irrigation Service0 acres
Number of Irrigated Farms110
Residential, Commercial, Industrial Lands14,530 acres
Total Irrigable Lands28,980 acres

 

Population Served:
Farm Population Served340
Non-Farm Population Served125,000
Total Population Served125,340

 

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Area Irrigated and Crop Value
YearActual Area Irrigated (Acres)Crop Value (Dollars)
198311,4303,912,895
198411,4303,559,970
198511,4303,454,995
198611,4303,456,895
198711,4303,379,645
198811,4303,379,645
198911,4303,594,565
199010,0003,620,600
199110,0003,620,600
199210,0003,620,600

 

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Project Water Supply
Project Water Quality

 

   

 

Project Water Supply

Current Conditions

Reservoir Storage

Boca Reservoir - Corps of Engineers Graph for Current Water Year


Streamflow

Little Truckee River below Boca Dam near Truckee, California (USGS)
Streamflow Forecast Map

Spring and Summer (NRCS)
Snowpack Information

Mountain Snowpack Maps for Great Basin & California
Drought Index

Palmer Drought Index Map
Explanation of Palmer Drought Severity Index (Text)

 


Historic Conditions

Annual Precipitation
Normal7.53 in
Maximum - 198313.23 in
Minimum - 19663.27 in
Reno, Nevada 1961-1990 

 

Temperature
Mean Annual50.1 ?F
Daily Maximum - 08/11/1940105 ?F
Daily Minimum - 01/02/1942-16 ?F
Reno, Nevada 1937-1996 
Growing Season103 days
Elevation of irrigable area4,404 ft

 

Little Truckee River
Drainage area at Boca Dam172 mi2
Annual discharge 
Maximumacre-ft
Minimumacre-ft
Averageacre-ft

 

 

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Project Water Quality

Truckee

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Facilities in Operation
Storage Facilities

 

   

 

Facilities in Operation
Storage Dams1

 

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Storage Facilities

Boca Dam

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Last updated: May 17, 2011