Water Availability

The Department of Ecology (DOE) is the primary resource to research the legal aspects of availability of water for your intended use in your particular location. They also maintain a database of well logs which can be used to research the physical availability of water in your particular location.

Department of Ecology, Water Rights

Many questions are answered on this page regarding individual water wells and water rights. Links available at this page include Water Availability in Your Watershed and Groundwater Permit Exemption Rule information.