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Development of Lower Colorado River Basin Shortage Guidelines & Coordinated Management Strategies for Lakes Powell and Mead
Under Low Reservoir Conditions

Tentative Project Schedule

  - Completed
Summer 2005 Solicited comments on content, format, mechanisms and analysis to be considered to address drought and other management challenges.
Fall 2005 Announced intent to initiate National Environmental Policy Act process and solicited public comments on scope and alternatives development
March 2006 Scoping Summary Report published
May 2006 Proposed alternatives to be published
December 2006 Draft EIS available for public review
September 2007 Final EIS available for public review
December 2007 Record of Decision to be issued

Webmaster: Colleen Dwyer, cdwyer@lc.usbr.gov
Updated: March 2006