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Rural Programs


Acronyms

A.A.C.

ABC 

ACC

ACP 

ADEQ

ADES

ADHS 

AF

AG

AGFD

AGTAC

AMA

AMPUA

AMWUA

APA

APPA

APP

APS

A.R.S.

ASFC

AWBA

AWPF

AWQS

AWRAB

AWS Program

AWS Rules

AWWA

AZMET

BADCT 

BECC

BIA

BLM

BMP Program 

BMPs

BOR  

CAGRD

CAP 

CAWCD 

CCN

CC&Rs

CERCLA 

Certificate of AWS 

CFS

CNA 

Code

COE

Commission

CREDA

CRWUA

CSIF

CWA

DBP

DCE

DDT

Department 

Designation of AWS

DOE

DOI 

EA

East SRV

EIS

EPA

EQA

ESA

FAIR

FERC

FICO

ft bls

FMIC

FMP

4.4

GFR

GIU

GMA

GPCD

GPHUD

gpm

GPS

GRD

GRIC

GRUSP

GSA

GSF

GUAC

IBWC

ICAP

ID 

IEDA 

IGA

IGFR

IMS

INA 

IPAG

IPP

IRP

LAU

LSCRRP

MAG

MAU 

MCL

mg/l 

mgd

M&I

MOA

MOU

MSCP

msl

NAFTA

NEPA

NOI

NPCCP

NPDES 

NPL

NRCS

NWRA

O&M 

OM&R

PCE 

PCWAA

PDA

ppm

ppoh

PWC

RAP

RCM

RCRA

REPP

RFP

ROD

RRA 

RSEDRA

SAWARA

SAWRSA 

SCAT

SDWA

Secretary

SLD

SMCL

SMP

SRP

SRPMIC

SYTF

TAC

TCE

TDS

TEP

THM 

TMP

TRWC

UAU

USBR

USDA

USF

USFWS

USGS

UST

UWS

VOC

WAPA

WCMP

WCPA

WESTCAPS

WESTCAS

West SRV

WIFA

WMAP

WQARF

WWTP

Arizona Administrative Code

Agri-Business Council

Arizona Corporation Commission

Alternative Conservation Program

Arizona Department of Environmental Quality

Arizona Department of Economic Security

Arizona Department of Health Services

Acre-foot

Attorney General

Arizona Game and Fish Department

Agricultural Technical Advisory Committee

Active Management Area

Arizona Municipal Power Users Association

Arizona Municipal Water Users Association

Arizona Power Authority

American Public Power Association

Aquifer Protection Permit

Arizona Public Service

Arizona Revised Statutes

area of similar farming conditions

Arizona Water Banking Authority

Arizona Water Protection Fund

Aquifer Water Quality Standard

Arizona Water Resources Advisory Board

Assured Water Supply Program

Assured Water Supply Rules

American Water Works Association

Arizona Meteorological Network

Best Available Demonstrated Control Technology

Border Environment Cooperation Commission

Bureau of Indian Affairs

Bureau of Land Management

Best Management Practices Program

best management practices

Bureau of Reclamation

Central Arizona Groundwater Replenishment District

Central Arizona Project

Central Arizona Water Conservation District

Certificate of Convenience and Necessity

Conditions, Covenants, and Restrictions

Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act

Certificate of Assured Water Supply

cubic feet per second

Mexican National Water Commission

Groundwater Code, Groundwater Management Code

United States Corp of Engineers

Governor’s Water Management Commission

Colorado River Energy Distributors Association

Colorado River Water Users Association

CAP/SRP Interconnect Facility

Clean Water Act

disinfection by-products

dichloroethylene

2-bis (p-chlorophenyl) ethane

Arizona Department of Water Resources

Designation of Assured Water Supply

Department of Energy

Department of the Interior

Environmental Assessment

East Salt River Valley

Environmental Impact Statement

Environmental Protection Agency

Environmental Quality Act

Endangered Species Act

Federal Agriculture Improvement and Reform Act

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

Farmers Investment Company

feet below land surface

Ft. McDowell Indian Community

First Management Plan

California 4.4 Plan

Grandfathered Right

General Industrial Use Permits

Groundwater Management Act

gallons per capita per day

gallons per housing unit per day

gallons per minute

Global Positioning System

Groundwater Replenishment District

Gila River Indian Community

Granite Reef Underground Storage Project

groundwater storage account

Groundwater Savings Facility

Groundwater Users Advisory Council

International Boundary and Water Commission

Irrigation Conservation Assistance Program

Irrigation District

Irrigation and Electrical Districts Association

intergovernmental agreement

Irrigation Grandfathered Right

Irrigation Management Service

Irrigation Non-Expansion Area

Institutional/Policy Advisory Group

Institutional Provider Program

Irrigation Restoration Program

Lower Alluvial Unit

Lower Santa Cruz River Replenishment Project

Maricopa Association of Governments

Middle Alluvial Unit

Maximum Contaminant Level

milligrams per liter

million gallons per day

municipal and industrial

Memorandum of Agreement

Memorandum of Understanding

Multi-Species Conservation Program

mean sea level

North American Free Trade Agreement

National Environmental Policy Act

Notice of Intent

Non-Per Capita Conservation Program

National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System

National Priorities List

Natural Resources Conservation Service

National Water Resources Association

Operation and Maintenance

Operation, Maintenance, and Replacement

tetrachloroethylene

Pinal County Water Augmentation Authority

planned depletion allowance

parts per million

persons per occupied household

private water company

Remedial Action Plan

Reasonable Conservation Measure

Resource Conservation and Recovery Act

Regional Effluent Planning Project

request for proposal

Record of Decision

Reclamation Reform Act

Reclamation States Emergency Drought Relief Act

Southern Arizona Water Rights Resources Association

Southern Arizona Water Rights Settlement Act

San Carlos Apache Tribe

Safe Drinking Water Act

U.S. Secretary of the Interior

State Land Department

Secondary Maximum Contaminant Level

Second Management Plan

Salt River Project

Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community

Safe Yield Task Force

Technical Advisory Committee

trichloroethylene

total dissolved solids

Tucson Electric and Power

trihalomethanes

Third Management Plan

Tucson Regional Water Council

Upper Alluvial Unit

United States Bureau of Reclamation

United States Department of Agriculture

underground storage facility

United States Fish and Wildlife Service

United States Geological Survey

underground storage tank

Underground Water Storage, Savings, and Replenishment Program

volatile organic compound

Western Area Power Administration

Water Conservation Management Program

Water Consumer Protection Act

West Valley CAP Subcontractors

Western Coalition of Arid States

West Salt River Valley

Water Infrastructure Finance Authority

Water Management Assistance Program

Water Quality Assurance Revolving Fund

Wastewater treatment plant

 

 

                      

                   

                 

                  

                  

                         

                        

                      

                     

                       

 






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