(Bureau of Reclamation) Reclamation announces 2022 operating conditions for Lake Powell and Lake Mead

August 16, 2021; Media Contact: Patti Aaron 702-726-1921 paaron@usbr.gov; Becki Bryant 801-524-3659 ucbpao@usbr.gov

“The Bureau of Reclamation today released the Colorado River Basin August 2021 24-Month Study. This month’s study projections are used to set annual operations for Lake Powell and Lake Mead in 2022. Releases from these massive reservoirs are determined by anticipated reservoir elevations…”

Read the entire release here: https://www.usbr.gov/newsroom/#/news-release/3950