April 16, 1973 - By :

1973 State Water Board issues D-1422, which approves, in part, the USBR’s applications

In April 1973, the State Water Board issues D-1422, which approves, in part, the USBR’s applications. The Board accepts the applications but does not authorize the USBR to store water for consumptive uses until the USBR can substantiate these uses with actual contracts.