Missing Water: The Uses and Flows of Water in the Colorado River Delta Region

Published: September 2001
Authors: Michael J. Cohen and Christine Henges-Jeck
Pages: 54

Full Report


This report describes the fate of the water diverted from the Colorado River at and below Imperial Dam, as well as the total inflows to and outflows from the Colorado River Delta region from 1991-1998, using the classic hydrologic boundaries of the delta region described by Godfrey Sykes in 1937. This report represents the first time comprehensive flow data was compiled for the entire Colorado River Delta region.