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1539 Eleventh Ave. Helena, MT 59601
Phone: (406) 444-2074 | Fax: (406) 444-2684
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Charles M. Russell National Wildlife Refuge - Montana Compact


Preliminary Decree


United States Fish and Wildlife Service

DNRC Water Resources Adjudication Information
Montana Water Court


Choose ORDER if you want to view Water Court Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law and the Order for Commencement of Special Proceedings.
Choose NOTICE to view Notice of Entry of Preliminary Decree and Notice of Availability.
Choose DECREE to view the Preliminary Decree.
Choose OBJECTION FORM if you want to view Water Court form for filing objections.
Choose REQUEST FOR EXTENSION to view Water Court form for filing an extension to object.
Choose OBJECTION LIST to view objections to the decree.
Choose COUNTER OBJECTION FORM if you want to view Water Court form for filing counter objections.
Choose NOTICE THAT OBJECTIONS HAVE BEEN FILED AND HEARINGS REQUESTED to view Water Court notice for the objections filed in the basin.
To view NOTICE OF INTENT TO APPEAR FORM.

Look here for ABSTRACT INSTRUCTIONS.
View the DECREE ABSTRACTS of water rights:
Appendix 1
- Quantified Instream Rights
Appendix 2 - Instream Right - Musselshell
Appendix 3 - Well, Pond and Streams
Appendix 4 - Stream Reaches with Impoundment Limitations
Appendix 5 - Article III Quantified Instream Rights Map
Appendices Clarifications and Corrections

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