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Animas Underground Basin Adjudication

Adjudicación de aguas subterráneas de la cuenca del río Ánimas

Welcome to the website for the Animas Underground Basin (AUB) Water Rights Adjudication


Animas Adjudication
State of New Mexico ex rel, Office of the State Engineer

v.
Rosette, Inc.,et al.

D-623-CV-2005-00054
Honorable JC Robinson, Presiding Judge

Sixth Judicial District Court,
310 Shakespeare, Lordsburg, New Mexico 88045
Clerk’s Office Phone: 575-542-3411/Fax: 575-542-3481

This water rights adjudication is a legal proceeding to determine the priority, amount of water and other elements of each water right in the Animas Underground Basin.

The Animas Basin is located in the southwest "bootheel" of New Mexico and falls entirely within Hidalgo County.

Persons in the Animas Basin currently shown to own a water right or rights are referred to as “Claimants.” 

If you claim a water right:

You are considered a Claimant and have the right to participate in court proceedings regarding:

  • Your water rights
  • Other water rights
  • Matters affecting more than one water right.

 

UPCOMING HEARINGS:

Date and Time of Hearing Subject Matter of  Hearing

Location of Hearing

     

UPCOMING DEADLINES:

Date of Deadline Item(s) Due
   

 

DEADLINE FOR FILING INTER SE OBJECTION and NOTICE OF INTENT:

Water Right Claimant and AUB Number "Proposed" Subfile Final Judgment

Deadline for Filing Inter Se Objection and Notice of Intent

MANUEL A. RAMIREZ and MARIA E. RAMIREZ

AUB-012-0012


"Proposed" Subfile Final Judgment-Licensed Water Rights - AUB-012-0012-Manuel A. Ramirez and Maria E. Ramirez.pdf
OCTOBER 24, 2019

J O BAR RANCH, LLC

AUB-004-0002B

"Proposed" Subfile Final Judgment-Unlicensed Water Rights - AUB-004-0002B - J O Bar Ranch, LLC OCTOBER 24, 2019

KRISTOPHER ODELL MASSEY and TAMIE MASSEY

AUB-012-0011A

"Proposed" Subfile Final Judgment-Unlicensed Water Rights - AUB-012-0011A - Kristopher Odell Massey and Tamie Massey NOVEMBER 19, 2019

DANIEL and SYLVIA DOMINGUEZ

AUB-012-0003

"Proposed" Order Granting Subfile Default Judgment - AUB-012-0003-Daniel Dominguez and Sylvia Dominguez NOVEMBER 19, 2019

IRMA and LEOPOLD MENDOZA

AUB-011-0006B


"Proposed" Order Granting Subfile Default Judgment - AUB-011-0006B-Irma Mendoza and Leopold Mendoza

NOVEMBER 19, 2019

IRMA and LEOPOLD MENDOZA

AUB-011-0006A


"Proposed" Order Granting Subfile Default Judgment - AUB-011-0006A-Irma Mendoza and Leopold Mendoza

NOVEMBER 19, 2019

OBJECTIONS to PROPOSED SUBFILE FINAL JUDGMENTS

The following water rights claimants have objected to the adjudication of their water rights in the manner described:

The water rights claimants listed below have objected to the adjudication of their water rights in the manner described in the rejected subfile judgments listed below.  The Court will conduct one or more hearings to resolve the claimant’s objections and adjudicate the claimant’s water rights.  Any other claimant in the basin who wants to participate in the adjudication of the water right must file an Inter Se Objection to Proposed Subfile Judgment (intent to participate) withthe Court by the date stated below.  Any claimant who does not file an Inter Se Objection and Notice by the required date will be bound by any judgment ultimately entered by the Court adjudicating the water right. See Procedural Order Governing Expedited inter se Adjudication of State Law Water Rightsfiled 4-22-14 at subparagraph B.1., Rule 1.701.1 NMRA. ?

 

Water Right Claimant and AUB number

Rejected Judgment

Inter Se Objection and Notice of Intent AND date of filing

AMERICULTURE, INC.
AUB-007-0003A

"Proposed" Subfile Final Judgment-Unlicensed Water Rights - AUB-007-0003A - AmeriCulture, Inc.

Notice of Inter Se Objection to Proposed Subfile Judgment - AUB-007-0003A - Americulture, Inc.; filed 8-23-19

SEAWRIGHT, LLC
AUB-007-0003
"Proposed" Subfile Final Judgment-Unlicensed Water Rights - AUB-007-0003 - Seawright, LLC Notice of Inter Se Objection to Proposed Subfile Judgment - AUB-007-0003 - Seawright, LLC; filed 8-23-19

Should any of the links fail or should you have any issues with this website, please contact Melody Longwill @ 575-528-8370 or lcrdmsl@nmcourts.gov.

If you require documents not listed herein, please contact the District Court at 575-542-3411


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