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Economic feasibility of upper-stream storage on the Humboldt River watershed

 Collection
Identifier: 90-78
This was a report to the Upper-Humboldt River Water Storage Committee to provide information regarding the economic feasibility of implementing the Army Engineers' proposed flood control and irrigation project of 1948 which was authorized by the Flood Control Act of 1950. Included is a summary of the Engineers' report, analysis of costs and benefits, possible sources of funds to pay the local share of the project, and appraisal of the proposed project.

Dates

  • 1958

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (33 leaves)

Abstract

A report to the Upper-Humboldt River Water Storage Committee to provide information regarding the economic feasibility of implementing the Army Engineers' proposed flood control and irrigation project of 1948 which was authorized by the Flood Control Act of 1950.

Biographical Note

Consulting agricultural economist in the Agricultural Economics Department of the University of Nevada, Reno.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Report, Mrs. Lou Wright, Elko, NV 89801, Donation. 90-78
Title
Guide to the Economic feasibility of upper-stream storage on the Humboldt River watershed
Status
completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

Contact:
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