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Pending Applications to Appropriate Water and Future Use Reviews


In the table shown below is a summary for each application shown on the South Dakota map. You may view the public notice for each application by clicking on the application number in the summary table or clicking the icons on the South Dakota map.

Please contact Eric Gronlund at (605) 773-3352 or by email if you have questions or need additional information.

These abbreviations may be used in the summary table shown below:

cfs = cubic feet of water per second
1 cfs = 448.8 gallons per minute (gpm)
AF = acre-feet of water

(An acre-foot covers one acre of land one foot deep)

Approx. Site of Applications undergoing Public Notice

 

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NOTE: Applications are added to this web page when the application is undergoing public notice as required by state law. Following expiration of the comment deadline, applications will be removed from this webpage provided the application is not contested. A listing of contested applications is provided here.

If you want to be notified when applications are added to this webpage, then you can request email updates by contacting Ron Duvall.  Your email address will only be used to provide you notice when this page is updated.

Summary of Applications undergoing Public Notice

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Contested Applications Awaiting Water Management Board Action

APPLICATION

LINKS

2746-2, Forrest Stewart, Cody NE

Application No. 2746-2 proposes to appropriate 2.45 cubic feet of water per second (cfs) from one well to be completed into the Ogallala Aquifer (280 feet deep) located in the SE 1/4 SE 1/4 Section 19 for irrigation of 160 acres located in the NE 1/4, E1/2 NW 1/4, NW 1/4 SE 1/4, NE 1/4 SW 1/4 Section 19; all in T36N-R34W. The applicant is requesting a diversion rate greater than the statutory limit of 1 cfs per 70 acres.

2747-2, Forrest Stewart, Cody NE

Application No. 2747-2 proposes to appropriate 1.34 cfs from one well to be completed into the Ogallala Aquifer (240 feet deep) located in the NW 1/4 SE 1/4 Section 30 for irrigation of 64 acres located in the W 1/2 SE 1/4, SE 1/4 SE 1/4 Section 30; all in T36N-R34W. The applicant is requesting a diversion rate greater than the statutory limit of 1 cfs per 70 acres.

2748-2, Forrest Stewart, Cody NE

Application No. 2748-2 proposes to appropriate 1.56 cfs from one well to be completed into the Ogallala Aquifer (280 feet deep) located in the NW 1/4 NW 1/4 Section 29 for irrigation of 75 acres located in the W 1/2 NW 1/4 Section 29 and SW 1/4 SW 1/4 Section 20; all in T36NR34W. The applicant is requesting a diversion rate greater than the statutory limit of 1 cfs per 70 acres.

8200-3 Don Schaefer, Hoven SD

Appropriate 2.28 cubic feet of water per second from three wells to be completed into the Hoven South Management Unit of the Bowdle Aquifer (50 feet deep) located in the NE 1/4 Section 21 for irrigation of 160 acres located in the NE 1/4 Section 21; all in T120N-R74W.

2745-2 Croell Redi Mix, c/o Kyle Frisinger, Aggregate Manager, Sundance WY

Appropriate 19.6 acre feet of water annually at a maximum diversion rate of 0.33 cubic feet of water per second from one well to be completed into the Deadwood Aquifer (1150 feet deep) located in the NE 1/4 SW 1/4 Section 9, T1S-R7E for industrial and domestic use located in portions of the S 1/2 NE 1/4, SE 1/4 NW 1/4, that portion of the NE 1/4 SW 1/4 lying north of Highway 16, and that portion of the SE 1/4 lying north of Highway 16 in Section 9, T1S-R7E and that portion of the S 1/2 NW 1/4 lying west of Highway 16 and the portion of the SW 1/4 lying north and west of Highway 16 in Section 10, T1S-R7E.

8195-3, Chad Anderson, Dell Rapids SD

Appropriate 1.33 cubic feet of water per second from the Big Sioux River located in the SE 1/4 NE 1/4 Section 11 for irrigation of 120 acres located in the NE 1/4 Section 11; all in T105N-R49W.

 

Other Contested Applications...

APP NO.

APPLICANT

COUNTY

WATER AMOUNT

WATER SOURCE

TYPE OF USE

RECOMMEND

2676-2 CITY OF RAPID CITY - TERRY WOLTERSTORFF, RAPID CITY SD Penninton Transfer 1.73 cfs Rapid Creek Change Irrigation Use to Use by Rapid City Approval

2685-2

For more...

Powertech (USA) Inc., c/o Richard Blubaugh, GREENWOOD VILLAGE CO FALL RIVER & CUSTER 1.228 CFS MADISON AQUIFER INDUSTRIAL, DOMESTIC & LIVESTOCK

APPROVAL

 

2686-2

For more...

Powertech (USA) Inc., c/o Richard Blubaugh, GREENWOOD VILLAGE CO FALL RIVER & CUSTER 18.938 CFS INYAN KARA AQUIFER INDUSTRIAL (274.2 AF ANNUALLY)

APPROVAL

GWD 1-13

For more...

Powertech (USA), Inc. 13 miles NW of Edgemont   Ground water Ground Water Discharge Plan

Conditional Approval

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