Oregon Department of Forestry

Rule Rule 629-041-0505
Definitions


(1)

The definitions set forth in ORS 477.001 (Definitions) and OAR 629-041-0005 (Definitions) shall apply to 629-041-0500 (Purpose) to 629-041-0575 (Western Lane Forest Protection District Boundary), unless the context otherwise requires.

(2)

The following words and phrases, when used in OAR 629-041-0500 (Purpose) to 629-041-0575 (Western Lane Forest Protection District Boundary), shall mean the following, unless the context otherwise requires:

(a)

“Channel” means the water course through which a stream flows at ordinary low flow.

(b)

“Line of ordinary high water” means the line on the bank or shore to which the high water level of a body of water ordinarily rises annually in season.

(c)

“Line of ordinary low water” means the line on the bank or shore to which the low water level of a body of water ordinarily recedes annually in season.

(d)

“Ocean shore” means the land lying between extreme low tide of the Pacific Ocean and the line of vegetation as established and described by ORS 390.770 (Vegetation line described).

(e)

The words “east,” “north,” “south” and “west” mean a straight line in or close to the cardinal direction indicated and which is along lines of the cadastral survey of public lands.

(f)

The words “easterly,” “northerly,” “southerly” and “westerly”, and modifications thereof, mean a straight and/or a curved line in the general direction indicated and which is along an identified feature.
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