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.
References in classic literature ?
It is a salt river, salter than the surrounding sea.
Sited next to the towering concrete of a huge aquarium, the lush fields of a gleaming baseball complex and a 15-story resort hotel, the latest big-ticket development of Salt River Reservation is expected be just as lucrative although it is not as glamorous.
PHOENIX, July 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Leaders of the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community (SRPMIC) are dismayed with the action by U.
com)-- The Southwest's premier adventure tour operator and bike rental facility is expanding its half-day tour offerings on Arizona's Lower Salt River with the launch of guided Stand Up Paddle Board (SUP) tours.
Randall, corrections officer, Salt River Department of Corrections, Scottsdale, Ariz.
Travel Business Review-June 7, 2012--Marriott International Opens Sustainable Property, Courtyard Scottsdale Salt River Hotel in US(C)2012] ENPublishing - http://www.
based cement and aggregate producer Salt River Materials Group an "Excellence in Economic Development and Energy Leadership Award" from Arizona Governor Jan Brewer.
HKS Architecture has unveiled the design plans the new Salt River Fields at Talking Stick spring training stadium, which will be the new shared home for the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Colorado Rockies.
The first part of the plan consisted of two bores--a 3,500-foot drill across the Salt River and a 3,800-foot drill across the Mississippi River.
Salt River Drill--Despite harsh winter weather and difficult soil conditions, the Salt River drill was completed without incident and ahead of schedule.
Installed and working at laboratories in Salt River near Groote Schuur Hospital and at Tygerberg Hospital by late August last year, the adapted Lodox machines are causing major excitement among the country's forensic experts.
0 was deemed to be extremely successful for SRP," said Jeff Fantin, Analyst, Salt River Project (SRP).