Salt River


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Salt River

A river, about 320 km (200 mi) long, rising in eastern Arizona and flowing generally west to the Gila River near Phoenix. It has been used for irrigation for many centuries.

Salt′ Riv′er


n.
a river flowing W from E Arizona to the Gila River near Phoenix. 200 mi. (322 km) long.
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The lofty range of the Three Tetons, those great landmarks of the Rocky Mountains rising in the east and circling away to the north and west of the great plain of Snake River, and the mountains of Salt River and Portneuf toward the south, catch the earliest falls of snow.
It is a salt river, salter than the surrounding sea.
Bureau of Reclamation for the first time transferred operational control of a federal reclamation project the Salt River Reclamation Project to a local entity the Salt River Valley Water Users Association pursuant to an operating agreement that jump started a sleepy desert region and created a partnership that continues to benefit the Valley, Arizona and the nation a century later.
Finally, Salt River Project, which provides water and electricity to 1 million customers in central Arizona, found its call center swamped during hot summer months.
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Randall, corrections officer, Salt River Department of Corrections, Scottsdale, Ariz.
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The Navajo Nation, Peabody Energy, Salt River Project and Southern California Edison have reached a settlement agreement on the 1999 Navajo royalty litigation.
Around 8000 households supplied by the Salt River Project were left without electricity.
Seventeen-year-old Dalton Rev's arrival in the Salt River High parking lot is loudly announced by the growling of his motor scooter's muffler.