NAWAPA

AcronymDefinition
NAWAPANorth American Water and Power Alliance
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The full NAWAPA plan calls for the creation of 240 dams and reservoirs, 112 water diversions and 17 aqueducts and canals capable of moving as much as 136 cubic kilometers (85 cubic miles) of water from Alaska to the Rio Grande River each year.
Seen as a major "Work Projects Administration (WPA)"-style undertaking, NAWAPA would create thousands of jobs at all skill levels and yield enormous beneficial results.
Moss (D-Utah), a "Western Water" subcommittee of the Senate Public Works committee produced a study on NAWAPA in its various aspects, and held a series of sub-committee hearings.