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Changing or Transferring an Existing Water Right

Publication number Date Published Date Revised
98-1802-WRJune 1998April 2008
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Author(s) Water Resources Program
Description This report describes the change application process, what can and cannot be changed and information they will need to submit with their application.
NOTES You may choose to process your change application through Ecology or through your local Water Conservancy Board. The application process varies between the two. This document focuses only on Ecology.
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Keywords water right claim, land owner, right, Water Rights, property owner, water, water right, land development, grant
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