Secretary Salazar to Release Results of the Colorado River Basin Water Supply and Demand Study

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WASHINGTON, D.C. –Today, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar will hold a teleconference to discuss the final results of a three-year study that projects water supply and demand throughout the Colorado River Basin for the next 50 years. The comprehensive study, initiated under the SECURE Water Act of 2009 and jointly funded and prepared by the Bureau of Reclamation and the seven basin states, provides new scientific data and includes a range of proposals from stakeholders to reduce the projected supply and demand gaps.

Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar

Assistant Secretary for Water and Science Anne Castle

Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner Michael Connor

Colorado River Basin States Co-Study Manager Kay Brothers
WHAT: Telephone news conference to announce the release of the Colorado River Basin Supply and Demand Study
WHEN: Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012 at 1:30 p.m. EST
MEDIA: Credentialed news organizations are invited to participate by dialing 1-888-982-7416; Passcode: INTERIOR (given verbally)