Comments

Appears in Encyclopedia of Politics of the American West. Steven L. Danver, ed. Thousand Oaks, CA: CQ Press, 2013. 1:251-252.

Abstract

Provides an overview of the 1922 Colorado River Compact seeking to fairly distribute Colorado River water to Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming and their increasing populations.

Keywords

Colorado River Compact (1922), interstate compact agreement, water policy

Date of this Version

5-2013

DOI

10.4135/9781452276076.n112