DIVISION 5 WATER COURT- JULY 2019

81601 | 08/18/2019 | Ad id: 8-0000469631-01
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DIVISION 5 WATER COURT- JULY 2019 RESUME 20. PURSUANT TO C.R.S., §37-92-302, AS AMENDED, YOU ARE NOTIFIED THAT THE FOLLOWING PAGES COMPRISE A RESUME OF THE APPLICATIONS AND AMENDED APPLICATIONS FILED WITH THE WATER CLERK FOR WATER DIVISION 5 DURING THE MONTH OF JULY 2019. The water right claimed by this application may affect in priority any water right claimed or heretofore adjudicated within this division and owners of affected rights must appear to object and protest within the time provided by statute or be forever barred. 18CW3212 ROUTT COUNTY, COLORADO RIVER. Amended Application for Findings of Reasonable Diligence and to Make Absolute. Betsy Hatt, c/o Jeff Houpt & Ryan Jarvis of Beattie, Houpt & Jarvis, 932 Cooper Ave, Glenwood Springs, 970-945-8659. All structures: Original decree entered 05/16/06 in 04CW247; subsequent decree entered 12/16/12 in 12CW75. Appropriation date: 08/01/98. Irrigated area: Up to 560 acres within the Hatt Ranch comprised of the S 1/2 S 1/2 of Sec 15, S 1/2 S 1/2 of Sec 16, N 1/2 N 1/2 of Sec 22, and N 1/2 NE 1/4 of Sec 21, all in T 1 N, R 84 W of the 6th P.M. Place of use where water is applied to beneficial use: Applicant's property as described below. Lana Reservoir (aka Hatt Reservoir No. 2): Location: In the NE 1/4 NW 1/4 of Sec 22, T 1 N, R 84 W of the 6th P.M. at a point 2,233 ft E of W Sec Line and 578 ft S of N Sec Line. Structures used to fill reservoir: Filled with water diverted from King Creek via the Quaker Ditch, and from Egeria Creek via the Royal Flush Ditch. Source: King & Egeria Creeks, trib to Colo River. Amount: 200 af, conditional, with the right to fill and refill in priority. Uses: Irrigation, stockwatering, recreation, piscatorial, wildlife habitat and watering. Surface area of high water line: 15 acres. Maximum height of dam: Less than 10 ft. Length of dam: 1,980 ft. Total capacity of reservoir: 200 af. Active storage: 200 af. Dead storage: 0 af. Date water applied to beneficial use: 05/08/19. Amount of water applied to beneficial use: 34.92 af. Uses: Pursuant to CRS §37-92-301(4)(e), Applicant claims that the subject water right has been made absolute for all purposes set forth above. Remarks: The first phase of Lana Reservoir, having a capacity of approx 35 af, was completed in 2018. The reservoir was filled, in priority, with water diverted from King Creek via the Quaker Ditch in May, 2019. This structure may also be used to store water imported from Yamcolo Reservoir, in which Applicant owns shares representing 300 af. The water is delivered from Yamcolo Reservoir via the Royal Flush Ditch. Royal Flush Ditch, First Enlargement: Location: In the SE 1/4 SE 1/4 of Sec 17, T 1 N, R 84 W of the 6th P.M. at a point on the right bank of Egeria Creek whence the SE Corner of said Sec 17 bears S 40°30' E a distance of 1,510 ft. Source: Egeria Creek, trib to the Colo River. Amount: 6.0 cfs, conditional. Uses: Irrigation, stockwatering, and to fill Lana Reservoir and Vicki Reservoir. Stockwatering occurs in-place along the ditch and at the reservoir. Date water diverted and applied to beneficial use: 05/11/19. Amount of water applied to beneficial use: 6.0 cfs. Uses applied to beneficial use: Irrigation and stockwatering. Remarks: The original water right for the Royal Flush Ditch was decreed by the District Court in and for Eagle County on June 29, 1921 in C.A. 738 for the diversion of 2.0 cfs from Egeria Creek for irrigation. The Application on file with the court includes a list of activities demonstrating diligence. Owner of land: Applicant (7 pages) YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED THAT YOU HAVE until the last day of SEPTEMBER 2019 to file with the Water Clerk a verified Statement of Opposition setting forth facts as to why this application should not be granted or why it should be granted in part or on certain conditions. A copy of such statement of opposition must also be served upon the applicant or the applicant's attorney and an affidavit or certificate of such service shall be filed with the Water Clerk, as prescribed by Rule 5, CRCP. (Filing Fee: $192.00) KATHY POWERS, Water Clerk, Water Division 5; 109 8th Street, Suite 104 Glenwood Springs, CO 81601. Published in the Steamboat Pilot & Today on August 18, 2019. 0000469631