Document Type

Conference Proceeding

Event Date



Summer Conference (5th: 1984: Boulder, Colo.)


5 pages.

Supplemental materials. Includes proposed bill language for Department of the Interior appropriations bill. Outline of key events and dates in the history of water law.


In general, water rights are a matter of state law. However, the availability and development of water are affected by important federal rights, policies and programs. In this conference, an outstanding group of private practitioners, government representatives and academics consider this important topic.

Alternate Title

Panel: Section 404 of the Clean Water Act and Section 7 of the Endangered Species Act: Potential Impacts on Water Supplies