OAR 690-018-0080
Management of Conserved Water


The Department shall manage any conserved water allocated to instream use under the rules established to implement ORS 537.332 (Definitions for ORS 537.332 to 537.360) to 537.360 (Relationship between application for in-stream water right and application for certain hydroelectric permits) pertaining to instream water rights.


A conserved water right reserved instream for future out of stream use shall be managed to carry the water through the stream reach described in the order issued pursuant to OAR 690-018-0050 (Processing a Conservation Application). Any conserved water reserved instream shall maintain its priority date and will not be subject to abandonment under ORS 540.610 (Use as measure of water right) to 540.670 (Effect of cancellation of primary water right on supplemental right).

Source: Rule 690-018-0080 — Management of Conserved Water, https://secure.­sos.­state.­or.­us/oard/view.­action?ruleNumber=690-018-0080.

Last Updated

Jun. 8, 2021

Rule 690-018-0080’s source at or​.us