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Rio Grande Project

Status of Rio Grande Compact Credit Waters & San Juan-Chama Water in Elephant Butte Reservoir and Accured Departures from Caballo Reservoir
June 2009

  Elephant Butte Reservoir   Caballo Reservoir
  Rio Grande Compact Credit Waters     Rio Grande Compact Accrued Departure
  Colorado New Mexico San Juan-Chama Pool   Texas
  (AF) (AF) (AF)   (AF)
Beginning of 2009 (derived from 2008 RGC Accounting) 10,600 116,000 31,938   892,000
Inflow to San Juan-Chama Pool from Albuquerque Transfer Upstream (January 2009)     1,801    
Inflow to San Juan-Chama Pool from Santa Fe Transfer Upstream (January 2009)     1,618    
Inflow to San Juan-Chama Pool from Albuquerque Transfer Upstream (April - May 2009)     6,510    
Estimated Evaporation from January 1 - May 31, 2009 (estimated)     1,606    
Caballo Reservoir Releases (actual data through May 31, 2009)         291,930
Bonita Lateral Releases (actual data through June 12, 2009)         778
2009 Departure from Normal Releases at Caballo Reservoir (thru December 31, 2009)         0
Preliminary Status of RGC Credit Waters, SJ-C Water, and Accrued Departure to May 31, 2009 10,600 116,000 40,261   892,000
*RGC - Rio Grande Compact

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Last updated: June 18, 2009