Water Rental Options
An update on rental
of mitigation water after a water call for out
of priority water users with
post 1900 rights. Good news
- we will probably not get a water call in irrigation
2021 or at least not initiated by the IDWR.
has been able to work with Brett Bovie of West
Water (they administer the
for the Shoshone Bannock Tribes) and they are offering
a lease agreement. Contact
Brett Bovie or Peter Thomlin of West Water
at (970) 672-1811
on the following link Tribes_Water_Rental_Lease.pdf for
the proposed lease agreement.
District 1 revised the rules as of 12/18/2020
allowing Water District 29D to rent water -
click on draft of Revised
Rules. Also, go
District 1 website
and read the Water Pool Rules and become acquainted
with the procedures for next year.
water or protect water right and place it up
for rent if not used. IDWR