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110.PROJECT:Upper Wind River Storage
LEVEL:New Application
LOCATION:Fremont County
PROGRAM:New Development

The Division 3 general adjudication has effectively increased the competition for water in the Wind River drainage. This study effort will look at storage potential to alleviate the anticipated future storages that will occur when the Tribes fully activate their decreed award. Over the years numerous storage sites have been identified in the Wind River drainage. This study will screen the previously identified sites and determine the least environmentally damaging potential reservoir development that will provided the supplemental water needed in the Wind River drainage.

The WWDC recommends the project be incorporated in the New Development Program at Level I with an appropriation of $200,000.

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