water rights


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water rights

See riparian rights (surface waters, rivers, and streams) and littoral rights (oceans, lakes, and other large bodies of water).

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We are very excited to be creating a digital asset with liquidity that can be exchanged for a variety of digital currencies by creating fractional ownership in actual water rights.
In this award-winning work, Dr Marshall argues that Aboriginal water rights require legal recognition as property rights, and that water access and water infrastructure are integral to successful economic enterprise in Aboriginal communities.
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The case - set in motion after Dow Chemical asserted its rights to Brazos River water - centered on whether Texas regulators may grant exceptions to the state's longstanding "first-in-line, first-in-time" surface water rights regime.
But the watermaster, Michael Mattick, has reversed course and rescinded the order after city officials gathered evidence that Westfir held a long-forgotten water right that had been secured by the old mill almost a century ago, predating the water right established for the river's fish.
Each state government provided water rights for users of their own district without acknowledging the complex character of river morphology and hydrologic processes in a river basin as a whole.
Remedies can be quite simple because a water rights system is already in place.
For instance, in the Reno/Truckee Basin of Nevada the median price for 1,025 agriculture-to-urban water rights sales between 2002 and 2009 (2008 prices) was $17,685/ AF as compared to $1,500/AF for 13 agriculture-to-agriculture sales.
One reason for this lack of attention is Alberta's long-standing position that Aboriginal water rights have been extinguished and the province has exclusive jurisdiction over water in the province.
New Mexico American Water has water rights for over 51,000 acre feet of water and uses about 7,100 acre feet annually to supply Clovis.
John Mabey is widely recognized for water rights consultation and finding solutions to his clients' water rights needs and disputes.