Alternative Title

Revised Consent Decree Approving Entry of Partial Decrees Determining the Rights of the United States as Trustee for the Benefit of the Shoshone-Paiute Tribes to the Use of Water in the Snake River Basin within Idaho


Shoshone-Paiute Tribes of the Duck Valley Reservation


Duck Valley Shoshone-Paiutes Settlement for Water in the Snake River Basin in Idaho


Duck Valley Indian Reservation




Pacific Northwest Region

HUC Refined

Columbia River Basin, Snake River


In re Snake River Basin Adjudication, No. 39576, Fifth Judicial District Court, Twin Falls County, Idaho

Document Type

Post-settlement court orders/ decree


District Court of the Fifth Judicial District of the State of Idaho, in and for the County of Twin Falls

Publication Date



Revised Consent Decree: Parties: Shoshone-Paiute Tribes, Idaho, United States, J.R. Simplot Company, Riddle Ranches. Duck Valley Reservation Contents: 1. Procedural History, Offer of Judgment. p.1; 2. Entry of Partial Final Decrees for Federal Reserved Water Rights. p.2; 3. Remaining Water Right Claims Disallowed, p.3; 4. Withdrawal of United States’ Objections to Riddle Ranch p.3; 5. Administration of Water Rights including tribal water code, p.3; 6. Waivers and Releases p.3; 7. No Establishment of Precedent, p.4; 8. Resolution and Finality, p.5; 9. Costs and Fees, p. 5; Attachment A, Consumptive Claim Numbers & Non-Consumptive, Instream Flow Claim Number p. 8; Attachment B, Disallowed Claim Numbers, p. 12; Attachment C, Riddle Ranch Claim Numbers. [Source:]


Court Decree: 14 pages.


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