State agency responsible for water quantity issues, long range water planning, flood control planning, dam safety, and administering and enforcing Arizona’s groundwater code and surface water rights laws.
Multi-county water district responsible for operating, maintaining, repaying and managing the Central Arizona Project, a 336-mile canal that carries Colorado River water from Lake Havasu to urban and agricultural areas and to American Indian reservations in central and southern Arizona.
Public-private organization providing power and water to most of the greater Phoenix area. The Salt River Agricultural Improvement & Power District is third largest public power utility in U.S. Salt River Valley Water Users’ Association is a private water company that provides agricultural and urban water.
University office working on research and community service in arid lands issues.