6. PURSUANT TO C.R.S., §37-92-302,81621 | 11/19/2020 | Ad id: 8-0000636402-01
6. PURSUANT TO C.R.S., §37-92-302, AS AMENDED, YOU ARE NOTIFIED THAT THE FOLLOWING PAGES COMPRISE A RESUME OF THE APPLICATIONS AND AMENDED APPLICATIONS FILED WITH THE WATER CLERK FOR WATER DIVISION 5 DURING THE MONTH OF OCTOBER 2020. The water right claimed by this application may affect in priority any water right claimed or heretofore adjudicated within this division and owners of affected rights must appear to object and protest within the time provided by statute or be forever barred.
20CW3122 GRAND COUNTY, COLORADO RIVER. Application for Findings of Reasonable Diligence and to Make Absolute. Melinda M. Nelson, c/o Beattie Houpt & Jarvis, PO Box 1669, Basalt, CO 81621, 970-945-8659. All structures: Original decree entered 10/19/14 in 13CW21 and are approved to operate pursuant to the plan for augmentation decreed in that case. All wells: Source: Groundwater trib to Colo River. Amount: 15 gpm, conditional (0.5 af annually), each. Uses: Domestic, stockwatering, and lawn and garden irrigation. Location of irrigated area: 0.25 acres within Applicant's property. All wells may serve as alternate points of diversion for each other. Nelson Well No. 1: Well Permit No: 240565. Location: In SW¼NW¼, Sec 12, T 3 N, R 76 W 6th PM, at a point 2,185 ft from N sec line and 919 ft from W sec line of said Sec 12. Appropriation date: 02/10/12. Depth: 160 ft. Applied to beneficial use: 07/01/17 at 15 gpm, for domestic, stockwatering, and irrigation. on Applicant's Property, described as Tract III, J P River Ranch Subdivision Exemption, according to plat recorded 11/06/97 at Reception No. 97009969, Grand County, the street address of which is 1398 CR 466, Grand Lake, CO. Nelson Well No. 2: Location: In SW¼NW¼, Sec 12, T 3 N, R 76 W 6th PM, at a point 2,420 ft from N sec line and 615 ft from W sec line of said Sec 12. Appropriation date: 11/28/12. Depth: Approx 200 ft. Nelson Well No. 3: Location: In SW¼NW¼, Sec 12, T 3 N, R 76 W 6th PM, at a point 2,220 ft from N sec line and 550 ft from W sec line of said Sec 12. Appropriation date: 11/28/12. Depth: Approx 200 ft. Nelson Well No. 4: Location: In NW¼SW¼, Sec 12, T 3 N, R 76 W 6th PM, at a point 2,610 ft from N sec line and 1,005 ft from W sec line of said Sec 12. Appropriation date: 09/11/80. Depth: Approx 200 ft. Nelson Exchange: Downstream termini: The downstream termini will be confluence of Muddy Creek and Colo River; however, a shorter portion of the exchange reach may be utilized, depending upon source from which augmentation and return flow water is released: Wolford Mountain Reservoir: A point located on the N bank of the Colo River at the confluence with Muddy Creek that is 40 ft N of S sec line and 1,850 ft W of E sec line in the SW¼SE¼ of Sec 18, T 1 N, R 80 W 6th PM. Windy Gap: The downstream terminus for Windy Gap Project water is Granby Reservoir. Wastewater Return Flows: Wastewater return flows from in-house uses will accrue to Colo River at its confluence with Willow Creek, located below Granby Reservoir in the NW¼SW¼ of Sec 21, T 2 N, R 76 W 6th PM. Upstream terminus: The uppermost point on the Colo River affected by depletions from Nelson Well Nos. 1, 2, 3, and 4, described as: SE¼NE¼, Sec 11, T 3 N, R 76 W 6th PM, at a point 490 ft from E sec line and 2,315 ft from N sec line of said sec. UTM coordinates are NAD 83 Zone 13S: northing 4454319 m, easting 426,445 m. Appropriation date: 02/10/12. Max rate of exchange: 0.133 cfs, conditional, with max annual volume of 2.1 af. Water applied to beneficial use 11/01/17 at rate of 0.133 cfs at upstream terminus of Nelson Exchange. The Application on file with the court includes a list of activities demonstrating diligence. Owner of land: Applicant. (8 pages)
YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED THAT YOU HAVE until the last day of DECEMBER 2020 to file with the Water Clerk a verified Statement of Opposition setting forth facts as to why this application should not be granted or why it should be granted in part or on certain conditions. A copy of such statement of opposition must also be served upon the applicant or the applicant's attorney and an affidavit or certificate of such service shall be filed with the Water Clerk, as prescribed by Rule 5, CRCP. (Filing Fee: $192.00) KATHY POWERS, Water Clerk, Water Division 5; 109 8th Street, Suite 104 Glenwood Springs, CO 81601.