USBR

AcronymDefinition
USBRUnited States Bureau of Reclamation
USBRUnited States Bowen Registry (resource; Prescott, AZ)
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Both parties agreed USBR had provided flawed drawings, that the contract allowed for some errors, and that USBR provided corrected drawings at government expense.
With USBR funding, each area received salinity-assessment field equipment that was developed at the salinity laboratory.
Because it was contrary to the terms of the contract, the request was rejected by USBR.
30) Some of these entities generated part of their requirements, taking the rest as USBR Preference Power.
Pursuant to a Memorandum of Agreement, the SLDMWA, the California Department of Water Resources (DWR), the USBR, the Santa Clara Valley Water District (SCVWD, a member of SLDMWA), the State Water Project Contractors Authority (SWPCA), the Metropolitan Water District of Southern California (MWD) and the Kern County Water Agency (KCWA) (each a member of the SWPCA), and WWD have agreed to undertake the planning, the preliminary design and environmental compliance activities with respect to the DHCCP.
Stephenson, USBR Lower Colorado Regional Laboratory, for measuring sulfur concentrations.
Based on the model's ability to accurately capture the measured variability among the cores, the Sauerbrei and the USBR methods performed the best.
In addition, the act may serve as an important model for reform of USBR policies for water projects throughout the western United States.
Prevention of Scour and Energy Dissipation-Translated at the USBR, USA.
Less than 10% of the project's final $325 million budget (12) was spent on dam removal and sediment monitoring, according to Tim Randle, USBR engineering manager.
A detailed presentation on weirs can be found in USBR (2001).
This has reduced significantly the ability of agencies like the COE or USBR to pursue inefficient projects.