Find a
Resource
Select grade level(s) Select resource type(s) Select collection(s) Select standard(s) Skip navigation Digital Library for Earth System Education
Digital Library for Earth System Education
Search tips
Sharing Colorado River Water: History, Public Policy and the Colorado River Compact DLESE Reviewed Collection
This page presents a narrative history of the Colorado River Compact, which has provided the management framework for this natural resource since 1922.
Intended for grade levels:
  • College (13-14)
  • College (15-16)
  • Graduate / Professional
  • General public
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Photograph
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
Subject:
  • Hydrology
  • Policy issues
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 2003, The Arizona Board of Regents, for the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, The University of Arizona.
DLESE Catalog ID: DWEL-000-000-000-281
Educational standards:
  • National Science Education Standards (NSES):
    • 9-12:
      • F - Science in personal / social perspectives:
        • Natural resources
      • G - History and nature of science:
        • Historical perspectives
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Mr Joe Gelt
College of Agricultur and Life Sciences, University of Arizona