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Lower Missouri Division, Missouri River Between Musselshell River and Fort Peck Dam - Basin 40E - 10-07-2020


Preliminary Decree

See Temporary Preliminary Decree - 03-07-1985


DNRC Water Resources Adjudication Information
Montana Water Court


Choose FINDINGS if you want to view Water Court Findings of Fact and Conclusions of Law.
Choose NOTICE to view Notice of Entry of Preliminary Decree and Notice of Availability.
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 NOTICE THAT OBJECTIONS HAVE BEEN FILED AND HEARINGS REQUESTED to view Water Court notice for the objections filed in the basin.
Choose OBJECTION LIST to view objections to the decree.
Choose COUNTER OBJECTION NOTICE of the filing of an objection and opportunity to file counter objections.
Choose COUNTER OBJECTION FORM if you want to view Water Court form for filing counter objections.
To view NOTICE OF INTENT TO APPEAR FORM.

Look here for INDEX INSTRUCTIONS.
To view DECREE INDEXES, choose below:
Choose SOURCE if you want to view listing by source.
Choose OWNER if you want to view listing by owner.
Choose POINT OF DIVERSION if you want to view listing by point of diversion.
Choose PRIORITY DATE if you want to view listing by priority date.
Choose WATER RIGHT NUMBER if you want to view listing by water right number.
Choose GRAY AREA if you want to view gray area remarks.
Choose ISSUE REMARKS if you want to view issue remark listing.

Look here for ABSTRACT INSTRUCTIONS.
To view DECREE ABSTRACTS of water rights:
Part 1 — claim numbers 615 - 38948
Part 2 — claim numbers 38949 - 63839
Part 3 — claim numbers 63840 - 64362
Part 4 — claim numbers 64363 - 122143
Part 5 — claim numbers 122144 - 165072
Part 6 — claim numbers 165073 - 183126
Part 7 — claim numbers 183127 - 30141669
Part 8 — claim numbers 30141670 - 30146970

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