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Drought Contigency Plan

Photo of a snow-covered lake.
Gary Henrie / U.S. Bureau of Reclamation

Utah’s water picture looks bright so far this year — a big snowpack is just one reason why — and forecasters say the stormy trend is likely to continue.

Photo of Lake Powell.
Linde Cater / National Park Service

The U.S. Bureau of Reclamation put the seven states in the Colorado River Basin on notice Friday that they have just one more chance to finish drought contingency plans for Lake Powell and Lake Mead.