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Lining the All-American Canal

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Subcommittee on Water and Power Resources.

Lining the All-American Canal

oversight hearing before the Subcommittee on Water and Power Resources of the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundredth Congress, second session ... hearing held in Washington, DC, February 23, 1988.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Subcommittee on Water and Power Resources.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • All-American Canal System (U.S.),
    • Irrigation canals and flumes -- Linings -- United States.,
    • Water conservation -- United States.,
    • Canals -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesLining the All American Canal.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .I5474 1988b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 370 p. :
      Number of Pages370
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1812779M
      LC Control Number89602369

      Cite this Record. Cultural Resource Overview: All-American Canal Lining Project. Eileen Green, Joan Middleton. (tDAR id: )Author: Eileen Green, Joan Middleton. include potential impacts to All-American Canal water quality, high operation and maintenance costs, and the significant amount of electrical energy needed to operate the Well Field. A lined canal (underwater lining or parallel canal) was determined to be a more straight-forward, reliable method of reducing All-American Canal seepage.

      Airdate: 5/2/10 The most dangerous body of water in the U.S. is a deep canal on the U.S. border with Mexico. It was built for irrigation and to generate hydroelectric power, but over people have drowned in the canal, most of them illegal immigrants trying to cross the : DVD. Future lining of the All American Canal would affect Mexican irrigators who depend on seepage from the All American Canal but were not acknowledged as having a legal entitlement to such water in the treaty between the United States and Mexico allocating the water of the Colorado between the two nations.

        The San Diego Water Authority has plans to line a 23 Mile stretch of the All American Canal which would stop seepage flow to Mexico . Adding a concrete lining had long been seen as a way to save water and reduce the allocation owing to Imperial without reducing acreage being farmed. But lining would come with a price. The canal seepage was refilling an aquifer that flows south into Mexico, where Mexicali farmers had come to depend on the flow.


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Lining the All-American Canal by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Subcommittee on Water and Power Resources. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Authorized and constructed pursuant to the Boulder Canyon Project Act, the All-American Canal is operated and maintained by IID under a contract with the United States Bureau of Reclamation.

The completion of the All-American Canal Lining Project resulted in the concrete lining of 23 miles of the unlined AAC. The All American Canal Lining Project was completed inwhen its full yield of 67, acre-feet per year was made available to project beneficiaries. The lined Coachella Canal Operating, Maintenance and Repair Committees: Each of the canal lining projects has an Operating, Maintenance, and Repair Committee that is responsible for ensuring.

Environmental Compliance History of the All-American Canal Lining Project • Congressional authorization of the Project in • Approved EIR/EIS and ROD signed March • US FWS BO/CO issued February 8, • ACOE Exemption Letter dated June 2, • EIR/EIR Addendum and Amendment to ECP completed July Description: Seepage reduction via canal lining resulting in water conservation Reference Number: PM Implemented By: Imperial Irrigation District Objective: Reduce water seepage losses from the All American Canal resulting in water savings of up to TAFY.

Satisfy provisions of the QSA for reducing overuse of the State's annual apportionment of water from.

The Lining of the All American Canal: Effects on Mexico I nthe U.S. Congress approved Lawauthorizing the Secretary of the Interior to line the All-American Canal (AAC) along a mile section in the southern Imperial Valley of California.

Lining the canal was expected to save an estima acre-File Size: KB. • New Canal will conserve (seepage control by lining 23 miles of Lining the All-American Canal book 67, acre feet per year. Enough water forpeople. • Approximate lined canal construction cost is $M.

• Project being directed by the All-American Canal Coordinating Committee (IID/San Diego County Water Authority/Reclamation) AACLP – FACT SHEET.

The canal has become sort of a national moat on our southern border, and hundreds of people have perished in its waters. It is a carnage that has gone mostly unnoticed because many of.

Request PDF | The Lining of the All-American Canal: The Forgotten Voices | The unilateral decision on the part of the United States to line the All-American Canal is. ALL AMERICAN CANAL LINING PROJECT CM Status as of J 2 Reach 1A AACLP STATIONS J 2 Reach 1B Reach 2.

3 AACLP STATIONS Reach 3 Reach 2 J 3. 4 SAFETY Monthly Injury/Illness Data KPC. The All-American Canal lining project is a major water conserva County and City Data Book ().

NATURAL RESOURCES JOURNAL [Vol. 33 er o cr FIGURE I: ALL AMERICAN CANAL LINING PROJECT. Summer ] ALL AMERICAN CANAL The original transboundary canal system was constructed in the.

Get this from a library. Lining the All-American Canal: oversight hearing before the Subcommittee on Water and Power Resources of the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, House of Representatives, One Hundredth Congress, second session hearing held in Washington, DC, Febru [United States.

Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. The All-American Canal Lining Project was finished in Summary The All-American and Coachella canal lining projects have provided a new and highly reliable, year water supply for San Diego County. The projects are a vital component of the Water Authority’s efforts toFile Size: KB.

What company is lining the All-American Canal. Wiki User Imperial Irrigation District. Related Questions. Asked in Canals Where you can give lining in canal?. The proposed lining of the All-American Canal is a matter of profound concern in Mexico. The groundwater recharge will be sig-nificantly reduced affecting wells in Mexico and more t acres of farmland.

The damages are estimated at more than $80 million per year. Mexico is urged to take a strong position opposing the lining project. Recently, resistance to the All-American Canal Lining Project came from both sides of the system in an attempt to block the loss of water upon which a fragile ecosystem and Mexican far.

Notwithstanding any other provision of law, upon the date of enactment of this Act, the Secretary shall, without delay, carry out the All–American Canal Lining Project identified: 1) as the preferred alternative in the record of decision for that project, dated july 29 ; and 2) in the allocation agreement allocating water from the All.

A three-court panel is reviewing it. Since I missed part of the story, and there is no map of the canal, I can't tell if this was what I actually heard or if I missed something important. 8 September (UTC) (Added an external link to Imperial Irrigation District map of the canal, including the lining project.

7/17/). All-American Canal Lining Agreement Signed The Department of Water Resources and the Imperial Irrigation District have signed an agreement providing $ million in State funding to IID to design and construct a mile lined canal parallel to the existing unlined portion of the Bureau of Reclamation's All-American Canal to reduce seepage losses.

The All-American Canal The first part of my Imperial Valley presentation, a technical slideshow on the Imperial Dam and All-American Canal, is in the finishing phases and will soon be posted online.

It expands on this post on the Imperial Dam and All-American Canal headworks with a lot more technical details; it also takes a look at where all. The All-American Canal in southern California delivers approximately million acre-feet (, ha m) of the Colorado River to nine cities andacres (, ha) of agricultural land.

The 82 mile ( km) long canal was originally constructed in. Cite this Record. Final EIS / EIR -- All-American Canal Lining Project.

Bureau of Reclamation. (tDAR id: ).The All-American Canal, the largest irrigation canal in the world and a key landmark along the U.S.-Mexico border, is the focus of this image, taken by the crew of Expedition 18 aboard the International Space Station.

The prominent dark line crossing the image is the canal, which is crossed in this view by Interstate Highway 8.Lynn Canal and Portland Canal in Alaska and Hood Canal in Washington are natural inlets that use the name canal.

Canals by state Edit These are man made canals in each state that have been given a name and may consist of a narrow irrigation or drainage ditch to a large ship, municipal water and/or irrigation canal.