Yuma Area Office

Program and Activities

The Yuma Area Office has five primary focus areas, referred to as lines of business.  The work is performed by about 200 Reclamation employees and contract personnel.  This Office is the largest in the Lower Colorado Region and performs a variety of interesting and important work.


Lines of Business

Colorado River Water Delivery

Desalting Services

Design, Construction and Maintenance Services

Groundwater and Salinity Management

Resource Management


Specific Programs

Native American Affairs

Water Conservation

Desalting Research

Yuma Area Water Management System (YAWMS)




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Last Updated: 10/14/15