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Cochiti Pueblo--Corps of Engineers dam project hearing before the Select Committee on Indian Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundredth Congress, second session ... March 15, 1988, Washington, DC by United States. Congress. Senate. Select Committee on Indian Affairs.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office, U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • United States. -- Army. -- Corps of Engineers,
  • Dams -- New Mexico -- Design and construction,
  • Indians of North America -- New Mexcio -- Government relations,
  • Cochiti Indians -- Government relations

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesS. hrg -- 100-720
The Physical Object
Paginationiv, 228 p. :
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17989957M

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Congress authorized construction of the dam as part of the Flood Control Act of , and over opposition from many tribal members, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers built Cochiti Reservoir between and The lake inundated sacred lands as . The Town of Cochiti Lake boasts one of the highest rated Volunteer FIRE/EMS departments in the State of New Mexico Irene S. Sweetkind Library We are fortunate in a town of less than people to have more books than residents. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Nashville District placed the 10th and final concrete shell on the downstream riverbed Feb. 2, Johnson Brothers, contractor for the cofferdam contract, set down the million pound shell that is part of the cofferdam and a permanent part of the new lock wall for the Kentucky Dam Lock Addition Project. Cochiti Lake is on the Rio Grande, about half way between Santa Fe and Albuquerque. Cochiti Dam is one of the ten largest earthfill dams in the US. It is one of the four units for flood and sediment control on the Rio Grande, operating in conjunction with Galisteo, Jemez Canyon, and Abiquiu Dams.

Jun 01,  · The 1, members of the Cochiti Pueblo, New Mexico, have always welcomed those visitors who respectfully observe the corn and buffalo dances. The US Army Corps of Engineers, however, is a guest who controls and sometimes floods up to 11, acres of the 50,acre reservation behind Cochiti Dam. (), by United States Army Corps of Engineers (page images at HathiTrust) Cochiti Pueblo--Corps of Engineers Dam Project: hearing before the Select Committee on Indian Affairs, United States Senate, One-hundredth Congress, second session on to reauthorize certain Indian educational programs, March 15, , Washington DC. Cochiti Campground, Peña Blanca New Mexico. See 39 traveler reviews, photos and 1 blog post. and also you can walk bike or run on the top of the dam which is pretty cool. I was only able to book a site in the Juniper loop a week in advance. All of the other loops were sold out or not suitable for my rig.4/5(39). Cochiti Dam is one of the four United States Army Corps of Engineers projects for flood and sediment control on the Rio Grande system, operating in conjunction with Abiquiu Dam, Galisteo Dam and Jemez Canyon DamLocation: Cochiti Pueblo, Sandoval County, New .