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Elephant Butte Reservoir (New Mexico) Sedimentation Survey Report 2017 and 2019

The Bureau of Reclamation conducted a survey at Elephant Butte Reservoir in May through June 2017. Additional data were measured in January 2019. Survey data were used to update reservoir topography and compute the present storage-elevation relationship of the reservoir as an area-capacity (ACAP) table. This document is a survey report that details the methods used to collect data and compute elevation-area-capacity relations for Elephant Butte Reservoir. The report also discusses survey analysis and findings.
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Generation Effort Reservoir Sedimentation Surveys
Type Uploaded file(s)
File Type PDF
Publisher Bureau of Reclamation
Publication Date Tuesday, December 31st, 2019
Update Frequency not planned
Last Update Thursday, September 21st, 2023


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