Accession Number : ADA186002

Title :   Minnesota Water Allocation Law. Volume 1. Commentary on and Abstracts of Treaties, Legislation and Rules.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : ARNDORFER ASSOCIATES INC EAGAN MN

PDF Url : ADA186002

Report Date : Sep 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 86

Abstract : The purpose of this document is to provide a single reference, in two volumes, that provides information pertaining to International, Federal, regional, State, tribal,and local agreements that affect water availability and distribution in Minnesota and all of its political subdivisions. The study scope is the entire state of Minnesota, as well as examination of existing multi-stage agreements. Research included contact with numerous Federal, State, and bi-state agencies. Volume 1 presents a summary of the findings on water allocation in Minnesota. Included is an overview of water allocation and abstracts of various laws, rules, and regulations. Contents: International Treaties, Conventions and Protocols; Indian Water Resources; Department of Natural Resources; Watershed Districts, Water User Districts, and Water Supply District Legislation; Minnesota Department of Health; Procedures for Water Supply Emergencies; Summary of Agency Involvement, New Water Supply.

Descriptors :   *WATER SUPPLIES, ALLOCATIONS, AVAILABILITY, HEALTH, INTERNATIONAL, LEGISLATION, MINNESOTA, TREATIES, USER NEEDS, WATER, WATERSHEDS

Subject Categories : Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE