Water Resources

Agriculture: Are Stockponds Considered a Water Diversion?

Agriculture:  Are Stockponds Considered a Water Diversion?

WATER DIVERSION REGULATIONS IMPACTING FARMERS AND CATTLEMEN

Water rights are certainly something that most agricultural operators spend a significant amount of time grappling with due to SB 88 passed in 2015. SB88, among other things, requires that all water diversions in the state over 10 acre-feet install measuring devices to accurately measure the rate and amount of diversion…