Agricultural Option Contracts

by John F. Scott, Northern Colorado Water Conservancy, District, Loveland, United States,

Document Type: Proceeding Paper

Part of: Water Resources Planning and Management: Saving a Threatened Resource—In Search of Solutions


A plan for developing and implementing option contracts on agricultural water supplies by municipalities in Northern Colorado is presented. Two water supply projects - the Colorado-Big Thompson and Windy Gap Projects are investigated for their unique and integrated operational nature.

Subject Headings: Agriculture | Contracts | Project management | Irrigation water | Municipal water | Water supply | Bureau of Reclamation | Colorado | United States

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