Douglas County legal - 35848


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that on the 18th day of July 2023 Walker Basin Conservancy of Reno, Nevada made application to the State Engineer of Nevada for permission to change the point of diversion, place and manner of use of 0.4768 c.f.s. 47.68 acres, of water heretofore appropriated under Claim 253, Permit 4893, Certificate 737 of the Walker River Decree. Water will be diverted from the East Walker River and its Tributaries at a point located within the NW1/4 SW1/4 of Section 14, T11N, R26E, MDB&M, or a point from which the SE corner of Section 23, T11N, R26E, MDB&M bears S 30 degrees 13 minutes 47 seconds E, a distance of 8,474 feet (approx. 13.5 miles S-SE of downtown Yerington, NV). Water will be used for instream flow for wildlife purposes as decreed. The existing point of diversion was located within the NW part of the NW1/4 NW1/4 of Section 15, T8N, R27E, MDB&M. Water was used for irrigation purposes from April 1st to November 1st of each year. 

Adam Sullivan, P.E. 

Acting State Engineer 


Date of first publication August 5, 2023 

Date of last publication September 2, 2023 

Pub Date: August 5, 12, 19, 26, September 2, 2023 

Ad # 35848


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