Upper Klamath Basin Comprehensive Agreement

Document Details:

Title: Upper Klamath Basin Comprehensive Agreement
Category: Formal Agreement
External URL: http://klamathtribes.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/2014-4-18-UPPER-KLAMATH-BASIN-COMPREHENSIVE-AGREEMENT.pdf
Updated Date: 10.01.2017
Author(s)/Source(s): Agreement Signatories (State of Oregon, Klamath Tribes, water users)
Publication Date: 2014-Apr-18
Focal Topic: Water Allocation & Rights
Location: Upper Klamath
Watershed Code: 18010203

The Purposes of this Upper Klamath Basin Comprehensive Agreement (“Agreement”) are to achieve four co-equal goals: (a) To support the economic development interests of the Klamath Tribes; (b) To provide a stable, sustainable basis for the continuation of agriculture in the Upper Klamath Basin; (c) To manage and restore riparian corridors along streams that flow into Upper Klamath Lake in order to achieve Proper Functioning Conditions permanently; and (d) To resolve controversies regarding certain water right claims, contests, and exceptions in the ongoing Klamath Adjudication in the Klamath County Circuit Court.

Keyword Tags:
water rights