Montana Supreme Court Affirms Teton River Water Rights Ruling

(April 28, 2016, 1:43 PM EDT) -- HELENA, Mont. — The Montana Supreme Court on April 26 affirmed a Montana Water Court ruling about the rights of a holder drawing water from the Teton River (Eldorado Coop Canal Company, et al. v. Teton Coop Reservoir Co., et al., No. DA 15-0034, Mont. Sup.; 2016 Mont. LEXIS 279).

(Opinion available. Document #95-160512-006Z.)

The Eldorado Coop Canal Co. diverts water from the Teton River and is considered the most senior of four companies that also divert water from that source. Eldorado owns four water rights...
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