Water Development, Extraction, and Diversion
http://www.cpluhna.nau.edu/Change/waterdevelopment1.htm

Grahame John, Colorado Plateau Field Station; Northern Arizona University


This site is made up of six pages that describe water development, extraction, and diversion in the Colorado Plateau physiographic province. Topics covered in these pages include an introduction, pre-settlement water use continued: ancient irrigation and other water uses, Mormon settlement and the dawn of large-scale irrigation on the Colorado Plateau, the thirst of the growing west, the bureau of reclamation transforms the west, and the tide turns. Also included in this site are a list of references, a search box, and links that allow other subject matter of the Colorado Plateau to be accessed.

This resource is referenced here:
Subject: Geoscience:Hydrology:Surface Water:Water Management and Policy
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Topics: Hydrosphere/Cryosphere:Surface Water:Water Management and Policy