When it comes to water, who would have known it could be so complex? So, here are some details about the remarkable water system we rely upon, day in and day out.
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The 1944 Orr Ditch Decree and Today’s Water Rights
What is the number of new Truckee River water rights since 1944?
Upstream storage, in wet and dry years
Water efficient landscaping saves you water and money
Water conservation does not equate to growth
Why should I care about watering days - have you seen how much snow fell last winter????
TMWA uses very little Truckee River Water!
I want to know how much water we have stored
Take a wild guess then click to find out
Hey, just how much water is an acre foot, anyway???
Let’s all be smart about using our water.