For your consideration…

The graph above came from a Water Resources Management Plan prepared for Bighorn Canyon National Recreation in 1996. It is interesting in that it shows hydrographs comparing river releases prior to the creation of the dam, and releases shortly after construction began. Which graph most closely resembles a 2008 or 2009 hydrograph? To see the graph full size, click here.

Food for thought

I couldn’t help but noticed that the right side of this interesting graph still seems to be favoring lake elevations. The drought period is understandable, but what about the last two years?Bookmark the link to this graph here for later reference.