Underground Water Right Laws

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How Are Underground Water Rights Determined?

Underground water percolating through the soil is often sought by the owner of the overlaying property for personal or commercial use. In order to resolve disputes for underground water use, the legal system has developed a number of rules. The following rules are generally applicable to underground water, depending on the state or jurisdiction:

Should I Contact a Property Attorney for My Water Use Dispute?

If you are experiencing a dispute over an underground water supply, you may find the advice of a property attorney to be extremely helpful. Because of the complex nature of this area of law, the counsel of an experienced property attorney can help determine the best possible solution to your legal problem.

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Last Modified: 05-09-2014 12:48 PM PDT

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