a Documents Posted for Public Comment by the Department of Ecology
Washington State Department of Ecology
Ecology Central Regional Office

(Serving: Benton, Chelan, Douglas, Kittitas, Klickitat, Okanogan, Yakima  counties )

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Public Notices


Decisions are made on a variety of water management related documents. These are posted as PDFs and grouped by document type. You can comment on draft decisions or appeal final decisions by following the directions in the tables below for each document type. Most documents are posted for 30 days and then removed.

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Posted for Comment

   Draft Reports of Examination (ROE)

   Conservancy Board Record of Decision (ROD)


Posted for Review

   Final Reports of Examamination



   Permit Extensions



   Water Budget Neutral (WBN) Determinations



Trust Water Rights and Water Banks

   Temporary Donations


   Water Banking: Grant-related Requests


   Water Banking: Non Grant-related Requests


   Draft Reports of Exam for Water Budget Neutral Projects


   Other Trust Water Program Requests