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San Juan River Basin Adjudication

Adjudicación de aguas de la cuenca del río San Juan

Welcome to the San Juan River Basin (SJRB) Water Rights Adjudication


 

SAN JUAN RIVER BASIN ADJUDICATION
State of New Mexico, ex rel. State Engineer
v.
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, et al.
D-1116-CV-75-00184
Honorable James J. Wechsler, Presiding Judge
Eleventh Judicial District Court
103 S Oliver Dr, Aztec, New Mexico 87410
Clerk’s Office Phone: (505) 334-7805/Fax: (505)334-1940 


This water rights adjudication is a legal proceeding to determine the priority, amount of water and other elements of each water right in the San Juan River Basin (SJRB).

The SJRB is located in the northwest "four corners" region of New Mexico and falls primarily within San Juan & McKinley Counties.

Persons in the SJRB currently shown to own a water right or rights are referred to as “Claimants.” 

If you claim a water right:

You are considered a Claimant and have the right to participate in court proceedings regarding:

  • Your water rights
  • Other water rights
  • Matters affecting more than one water right.

UPCOMING HEARINGS

(Events also listed on calendar below)



 

San Juan Adjudication

D-1116-CV-75-184

Status Conference  

August 23, 2017

10:00 am

NM Court of Appeals
Supreme Court Building
237 Don Gaspar, Room 116
Santa Fe, NM  87501
 
with Video Connection to 
Aztec District Court
103 S. Oliver Dr., Aztec, NM  87410

and with 

Telephonic Participation  

 

   Joint Working Session 

August 11, 2017

9:30 am

NM Court of Appeals
Supreme Court Building
237 Don Gaspar, Room 116
Santa Fe, NM  87501
 
with Video Connection to 
Aztec District Court
103 S. Oliver Dr., Aztec, NM  87410

and with 

Telephonic Participation



McCarty Trust

AF-01-217, AF-01-250, and AF-01-253

Telephonic Pre-trial Conference

8/17/2017

10:00 am

Aztec District Court
103 S. Oliver Dr., Aztec, NM  87410
 
 



Thursday, August 3, 2017
10:00 AM
AF-01-217, AF-01-250, and AF-01-253

To Attend the Conference Call: 1-888-394-8197 
and 
Enter Passcode 923207


Friday, August 11, 2017
9:30 AM
D-1116-CV-75-184 General File

To attend conference please call 1-515-739-1285 and enter code 153328

Tuesday, August 15, 2017
5:00 PM
D-1116-CV-75-184
 
State's Plan for Completing the San Juan Stream System Adjudication  to be filed no later than 08/15/2017

Thursday, August 17, 2017
10:00 AM
AF 01-217, AF-01-250, AF-01-253

To Attend Conference Call: 505-739-1285 
and  
Enter  Access Code 153328

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
10:00 AM
D-1116-CV-75-184 General File

To Attend Conference Call: 1-888-394-8197 
and 
Enter Passcode 923207


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