The Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation (WIIN) Act provides new authority to Reclamation to develop a desalination construction program that will provide a path for ocean or brackish water desalination projects to receive Federal funding.
The feasibility studies for the following desalination projects meet the requirements contained in Reclamation Manual Directives and Standards WTR 11-01. These findings have been transmitted to Congress.
Report to Congress - Feasibility Study Review Findings Report
The Bureau of Reclamation has transmitted a WIIN Desalination Project Feasibility Study Findings Report to Congress.
- WIIN Desalination Feasibility Study Review Findings Reports - Transmitted May 13, 2021
- WIIN Desalination Feasibility Study Review Findings Reports - Transmitted September 23, 2019
- WIIN Desalination Feasibility Study Review Findings Reports - Transmitted February 13, 2019
For additional information on Desalination, please contact Amanda Erath at 303-445-2766 or send an email to email@example.com.
You may complete this form to receive WaterSMART program notification from the Bureau of Reclamation.
The Bureau of Reclamation hosted a webinar on February 9, 2022 to share information about Title XVI Program and Desalination Construction Project funding opportunities that are currently open for applications, and how projects can become eligible to compete for funding under future funding opportunities. Click here to view a recording of the webinar.