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Wind/Bighorn River Basin Water Plan
2010 Final Report

Introduction

The Wind-Bighorn Basin Plan Update provides an update to the 2003 Wind-Bighorn Basin Plan. The Basin Plan Update was prepared to be consistent with the information and presentation of the Wyoming Framework Water Plan. The Framework Plan presents a statewide perspective on water resources compiled from the results of a seven-basin planning process performed by the Wyoming Water Development Commission (WWDC).

The scope of the Wind-Bighorn Basin Plan update is to document current and future water uses within the Wind-Bighorn Basin, and adjust estimates of water availability based on recent hydrologic information, including the 2000s drought conditions within the basin.

Final Report - Table of Contents

Below are PDF links to the 2010 Update. The PDF version requires Adobe Acrobat® Reader. If you do not already have this program on your computer, please visit Adobe's Website to download a free copy. Please note the size of the file when deciding which to view or print.

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13.3 mb Final Report (Entire Document)


674 kb Table of Contents
136 kb Chapter 1 - Introduction
383 kb Chapter 2 - Presentation Tool
2,062 kb Chapter 3 - Setting
1,756 kb Chapter 4 - Water Resources
5,225 kb Chapter 5 - Current Water Use
290 kb Chapter 6 - Water Use Projections
2,178 kb Chapter 7 - Water Availability
219 kb Chapter 8 - Project Opportunities
113 kb Chapter 9 - Program Strategies
126 kb Chapter 10 - Summary and References
136 kb Appendix A - Framework Tables


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