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In re Gen. Adjudication of All Rights to Use Water in the Gila River Sys. & Source

Citation: 32 ELR 20361
No. Nos. WC-90-0001-IR et al., 35 P.3d 68/(Ariz., 12/18/2001)

The court rejects the use of the practicably irrigable acreage (PIA) test as the exclusive quantification measure for determining water rights on Native American reservations and instead creates a new list of factors to be considered in determining reserved water amounts. Under Winters v. United States, 207 U.S....

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