Western State Water Resources: Planning, Policy and Appropriation

Tony Willardson, Executive Director of the Western States Water Council presented WestFAST member and others with an overview of water allocation approaches and policies in western states. The Webinar was co-sponsored with WestFAST by the Western Regional Partnership’s Natural Resources Committee. The  WRP provides a proactive and collaborative framework for senior-policy level Federal, State and Tribal leadership to identify common goals and emerging issues in the states of Arizona, California, Nevada, New Mexico and Utah and to develop solutions that support WRP Partners and protect natural resources, while promoting sustainability, homeland security and military readiness.

Mr. Willardson presented

  • An overview of the WSWC mission
  • Information on the varying approaches to water right allocation in western states (with focus on the states of Arizona, California, New Mexico, Nevada and Utah) and western states’ concepts of water supply and availability

You can view the presentation at this link.


May 21 2015


All day

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