(Bureau of Reclamation)
The Bureau of Reclamation’s Central Valley Project began water year 2014 (Oct. 1, 2013 - Sept. 30, 2014) with 5.1 million acre-feet of water in six key CVP reservoirs. This amount is about 75 percent of the 15-year average.
The reservoirs include Shasta, Trinity, Folsom, New Melones, and Millerton reservoirs and the federal share of the joint federal-state San Luis Reservoir.
One acre-foot is the volume of water suffic