Lake Havasu


Lake Level
449.32 FEET
Full Pool: 445.0
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Group hears of Cadiz company's plans to sell water

Hi-Desert Star

Date: 6/30/2016 12:53:00 AM

Cadiz and the Santa Margarita Water District plan to build a 43-mile pipeline that would transport groundwater from the Fenner Valley to the Colorado River Aqueduct. Opponents of the project believe it will extract more groundwater than can be replenished

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Mohave Valley gave it a good go: MVLL looking forward to 2017 after this year’s experience

Mohave Daily News

Date: 6/30/2016 12:10:00 AM

The right-hander gave up no runs and one hit in one inning. Tyro Banks said Lake Havasu City South went on to beat Blythe 7-6 in the finals. “For being 11-year-old heavy, we played against 12-year-old men and gave them everything we got,” Tyro Banks said

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Nestlé Discovers Water in the Arizona Desert, and Bottles It


Date: 6/29/2016 10:54:00 PM

Phoenix produced about 95 billion gallons of water in 2015. It gets more than half from Arizona's Salt and Verde rivers, and a little less than that from a Colorado River diversion, some of which is piped into storage aquifers for emergency use

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‘Alarming’ number of kayak-related deaths reported in Texas


Date: 6/29/2016 8:57:00 PM

Craig Hunter. The Lower Colorado River Authority and the Travis County Sheriff’s Office will be canvassing Lake Travis over the Fourth of July weekend to make sure boaters and swimmers are aware of the dangers of a full Lake Travis

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Floating Solar: A Win-Win for

Date: 6/29/2016 7:44:00 PM

The Colorado River’s two great reservoirs, Lake Mead and Lake Powell, are in retreat. Multi-year droughts and chronic overuse have taken their toll, to be sure, but vast quantities of water are also lost to evaporation. What if the same scorching sun

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• River: Colorado River
• Length: 450 Miles
• Surface Area: 19,300 Acres
• Volume: 648,000 Acre Feet
• Drainage Area: 178,392 Square Miles
• Average Depth: 35 Feet
Lake Havasu is a large reservoir behind Parker Dam on the Colorado River, on the border between California and Arizona. Lake Havasu City sits on the lake's eastern shore. The lake has a capacity of 648,000 acre feet (799,000,000 m3). The concrete arch dam was built by the United States Bureau of Reclamation between 1934 and 1938. The lake's primary purpose is to store water for pumping into two aqueducts.
Lake Havasu is well known for its recreational fishing and boating, which bring in 750,000 visitors a year. Fishing tournaments are often held on the lake, where bass are the main catch.
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