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Water Rights Systems
Water Rights of the Fifty States and Territories
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absolute ownership adjudication Administrating agency apply appropriation doctrine appropriative rights appropriative water rights aquifer areas beneficial Buying/Selling Colorado River Compact Court approval Department of Environmental Department of Natural Disputes Division of Water established federal reserved water gallons per day GC GC GC Guam in-stream flow International Joint Commission irrigation issued landowner Legislative activity minimum flow nonreserved nonuse Office of Attorney permit requirement permit system point of diversion prior appropriation priority public trust doctrine purposes Reclamation regulation required for groundwater required for surface reserved rights doctrine reserved water rights Responding agency rights are appurtenant riparian doctrine riparian land riparian rights riparian system River Basin Compact River Compact rule of capture rule of reasonable sold statutes stream streamflow surface water transferred Treaties unappropriated United Water agency water and groundwater water law water or groundwater Water Resources water rights systems water supply water users Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes