September 26, 2008 in City
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As part of the bill approved by the Legislature in 2006, the state proposed drawing down Lake Roosevelt, behind Grand Coulee Dam, by as much as 132,500 acre-feet. An acre-foot is the amount of water needed to cover 1 acre to a depth of 1 foot, or about 325,850 gallons.

 
 
 
 

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