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Allotments approved by TCID

Record drought is hindering water allotments for water rights holders. Snow fall in the Sierra Nevada was scarce in January and February, which has led to limited snowpack. At the Truckee-Carson Irrigation District’s Board of Directors monthly meeting Thursday, the board approved a 75 percent allotment for Carson Division water users. The Truckee Division, meanwhile, will receive 100 percent. The board also approved a start date for water orders for each division. Truckee Division users begin March 15, while Carson users are slotted for April 1. Deliveries in the Carson will not begin until a total of 1,000 acre-feet of …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Mar 12, 2013 10:17AM Published Mar 13, 2013 09:45AM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.