The behavior of Oregon Water Resources Department and their director, Phil Ward is abominable and illegal.
I hope damages can be recovered for the off project irrigators, who will lose their water if the KBRA is implemented. "
This was wrong and should never be allowed to happen again. "
I see the KBRA as a ruse to remove dams to please certain environmental groups, insert the Federal Government into water rights which is strictly a state concern, and fleece the taxpayers once again so certain people can make money. "
Wouldn't you fight for your livelihood? This agreement is especially smelly since it was all done behind closed doors and no dissenting voice was allowed. "
It appears that the KBRA will cause significantly more litigation from a variety of sources than allowing the adjudication process to proceed as prescribed by Oregon Water Law doctrine and statute. "