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Water Management

Tucson AMA Home Page



"Conserving and sustaining all water's our future."


CAP Canal,  Photo courtesy of CAPCotton field
Downtown Tucson

Dairy Feedlot

Copper Mine

Avra Valley Recharge Basins, Photo courtesy of Tucson Water Residential Landscape TucsonNight blooming CereusTucson Median TEP Cooling towers

The Tucson Active Management Area covers 3,866 square miles in southern Arizona. The Tucson AMA is one of five AMAs in the state that were established pursuant to the 1980 Groundwater Management Act.





Description     Management Goal     Water Budget

AMAs     Wells     Water Rights     Recharge & Recovery     Assured Water Supply     Compliance

Regulations     Assistance Program    "Drop Your Water Use!" 

Materials     Low Water Use Plant Lists   ADWR Statewide Conservation Program

GUAC Members     Meeting Minutes     IPAG     Regional Recharge Plan     Recharge Analysis Tool

The Douglas INA is also administered by Tucson AMA staff.

Flexibility Account Balances and Credits Available for Sale


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