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WATER RIGHT CHANGE APPLICATION by Kane Creek Preservation and Development, LLC

March 01, 2024
by John S. Weisheit



Thursday, February 29, 2024; Moab Times-Independent

Change application for Kane Creek Springs Improvement District.

Protest and request for hearing is due on March 27, 2024.

  • Click here to submit your: 1)  comment; 2) upload a letter and supporting documents; 3) and to pay the $15 filing fee.

The applications below were filed with the Division of Water Rights in Grand County. These are informal proceedings per Rule 655-6-2. Protests concerning an application must be legibly written or typed, contain the name and mailing address of the protesting party, STATE THE APPLICATION NUMBER PROTESTED, CITE REASONS FOR THE PROTEST, and REQUEST A HEARING, if desired.

Also, A $15 FEE MUST BE INCLUDED FOR EACH APPLICATION PROTESTED. Protests must be filed with the Division of Water Rights on or before Mar. 27, 2024 either electronically using the Division's on-line Protest of Application form, by hand delivery to a Division office, or by mail at PO Box 146300, Salt Lake City, UT 84114-6300.

Please visit or call (801)538-7240 for additional information.

  • Change Application (s) for Water right: 05-290 (a51289): Kane Creek Preservation and Development, LLC, Kane Springs Improvement District, Kane Springs Water Company, LLC propose(s) using 1.86 cfs OR 422.68748 ac-ft. from groundwater (3 miles Southwest of Moab) for MUNICIPAL: In Kane Springs Water Company, LLC.





Utah Division of Water Rights; (UDWRi or "State Engineer")

  • Citizens may file protest applications HERE
  • Link to water right queries at website of UDWRi are HERE

Batch One

1.a. 05-2450

1.b. 05-644

1.c. 05-290

Batch Two

2.a. 05-1990

2.b. 05-1296

2.c. 05-1295

The chronology of consumptive water use at King's Bottom - 1962 to 2020

1962 - chicken farm / dairy farm.

1992 - Drilling log at zero to 10 feet: river mobilized alluvium.

1992 - Drilling log at 10 to 360 feet: bedrock (Glen Canyon Group).

1992 - Output is 20 - 25 gallons per minute.

2002 - Private campground; bathroom & shower building.

2020 - Water rights transfered to KCPD, LLC in 2020.

2024 - Change Applications were filed in January. Citizens may file a protest application HERE



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