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Links & Helpful Water Websites

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The Colorado River serves more than 40 million people across the Western U.S. As the sole source of water for the Imperial Valley, its health and availability are critical. Following are several websites that track water usage and drought conditions along the river.

Helpful Water Supply Links*
USBR Forecasted Water Use 
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Provisional Daily Forecast of IID Excess to Estimated Use Graphs [PDF] 1/2/2020

USBR Actual Water Use 
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USBR Lower Colorado Water Supply Report or copy and paste URL:

1964-present USBR Water Accounting Reports 
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Upper Colorado River Basin Snowpack
Lake Mead Daily Water Levels
Lake Mead Historic Water Levels
Lake Powell Daily Water Levels
Lake Powell Historic Water Levels 
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Drought Monitor
MWD Water Supply Conditions Report
California DWR Reservoir Conditions
NRCS National Weekly Water and Climate Report

Colorado River and Salton Sea Related Agencies
California Department of Water Resources (DWR)
Coachella Valley Water District (CVWD)
Colorado River Board of California (CRB)
Colorado River Water Users Association (CRWUA)
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP)
Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (MWD)
Palo Verde Water District (PVID)
Salton Sea Authority
San Diego County Water Authority (SDCWA)
State Water Resources Control Board (SWRCB)
U.S. Bureau of Reclamation – Lower Colorado River (USBR)
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U.S. Department of the Interior - Drought in the Colorado River Basin
A Journey Through the Major Dams of the Lower Colorado River

Municipal Water Providers
El Centro
Golden State Water Company (Calipatria & Niland)
Heber Public Utility District
 *Please note, some links in the table above do not work on certain Internet Explorer browsers. If a hyperlink above does not work, please cut and paste the URL into your browser to be redirected to the appropriate page. IID is working to remedy this issue and we apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.