Sagebrush to clover
|Title:||Sagebrush to clover: the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation's North Unit of the Deschutes Project, North Unit Irrigation District, Deschutes and Jefferson counties, Oregon. Vol. 1. History.|
Doncaster, Kelsey, author.
Horting-Jones, Chris, author.
United States Bureau of Reclamation. Pacific Northwest Region,, issuing body.
Renewable Technologies, Inc, author.
|Type of Resource:||text|
|Extent:||1 online resource (89 pages) : illustrations|
|Table of Contents:||Introduction -- Methodology -- Historic background research -- Field inventory -- Environmental setting -- Historic context -- Rise of irrigated agriculture in the Upper Deschutes Basin : early Euro-American settlement and irrigated agriculture -- Carey Act projects -- The early 20th century homesteading boom -- U.S. Reclamation service and the origins of the Deschutes Project -- Deschutes Project - North Unit irrigation system construction -- Crane Prairie Dam -- Wickiup Dam -- Water conveyance system -- Power replacement on the Deschutes Project -- Settlement and irrigated farming on the North Unit -- Early North Unit project management -- Early modifications to the North Unit -- Post-construction modifications -- Epilogue.|
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 83-89).
Mode of access: Internet from the Oregon Government Publications Collection.
Text in English.
Irrigation -- Oregon, Central -- History
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