Water Rights Special Orders

State Engineer Order: In the matter of Licensing Pre-1907 Surface Water Rights For The Purpose of Watering Livestock Within The Pecos River, Tularosa River, and Salt River Systems Within The Lincoln National Forest

Closures

State Engineer Order: In the Matter of the Closure of the Jal Underground Water Basin to New Appropriations Under Section 72-12-3 NMSA 1978

State Engineer Order: In the Matter of the Closure of the High Plains Aquifer within the Curry County and Portales Underground Water Basins to New Appropriations Under Section 72-12-3 NMSA 1978

Water Master District Orders

State Engineer Order: In the Matter of the Creation of the Lower Rio Grande Water Master District for the Administration of Rights to the Use of Ground Water from the Lower Rio Grande Groundwater Basin of New Mexico.

State Engineer Order #174 - Lower Pecos River Basin Water Master District Order

Mimbres - Water Master Orders

State Engineer Order #171 - Upper Mimbres Water Master District Order

State Engineer Order #177 in the Matter of Priority Administration of the Direct Flow of the Mimbres River Within the Upper Mimbres Water Master District

Water Master Order No. 2006-01 - Order Requiring Designation of Lands to be Irrigated

Water Master Order No. 2006-02 - Order Requiring Non-Diversion of Storage Water From Bear Canyon Reservoir

Requirements for Metering Orders

State Engineer Order No. 183: Requirements for Metering Groundwater in the Ft. Sumner Underground Water Basin of the Lower Pecos River Basin

State Engineer Order 169: In the Matter of the Requirements for Metering Groundwater withdrawals in the Lower Rio Grande Watermaster District, New Mexico

State Engineer Order 172: First Amended Metering Order for Metering Groundwater withdrawals in the Lower Rio Grande Watermaster District, New Mexico

State Engineer Order 180: Supplemental Order for Metering Groundwater withdrawals in the Lower Rio Grande Watermaster District, New Mexico

Special Orders Declaring and Extending Underground Water Basins

The State Engineer special orders (including the regulations and maps) for the extended and declared basins are:

State Engineer Special Order 161 : Declaration of the Clayton Underground Water Basin and Extension of the Canadian River Underground Water Basin.

State Engineer Special Order 162 : Extension of the Tularosa Underground Water Basin

State Engineer Special Order 163 : Declaration of the Mount Riley, Hatchita, Cloverdale, and Yaqui Underground Water Basins.

State Engineer Special Order 164 : Extension of the Lordsburg, Nutt-Hockett, Anaimas, and Playas Underground Water Basins.

State Engineer Special Order 165 : Declaration of the Causey Lingo Underground Water Basin.

State Engineer Special Order 166 : Extension of the Lea County, FortSumner, and Curry County Underground Water Basins.

Findings of Fact for State Engineer Special Orders 161 through 166