U.S.
v.
Tribe

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United States District Court, D. New MexicoSep 29, 2010
No. 01cv00072-BB/MDS, Subfile No: ZRB-4-0414. (D.N.M. Sep. 29, 2010)

No. 01cv00072-BB/MDS, Subfile No: ZRB-4-0414.

September 29, 2010


ZUNI RIVER BASIN ADJUDICATION


ORDER GRANTING DEFAULT JUDGMENT

THIS MATTER is before the Court upon the following Motion for Default Judgment filed by Plaintiffs United States of America ("United States") and State of New Mexico ex rel. State Engineer ("State"):

September 22, 2010 Motion for Default Judgment, Document No. 2605

The Court, being fully advised, finds that the Plaintiffs' motion is well-taken and should be GRANTED. Upon the record, the Court finds:

1. The Court has jurisdiction of the parties and the subject matter herein.

2. Each defendant named below has been legally served with process or has waived service of summons.

3. Each defendant named below has failed to comply with the applicable procedural and scheduling orders and to appear, answer, or otherwise defend in the indicated subfile, and is adjudged to be in default.

4. The portions of the Zuni River Basin Adjudication Hydrographic Survey Report for Subareas 1, 2, 3 Excluding Ramah (August 2006, as amended), prepared by Natural Resources Consulting Engineers, Inc. under contract to the United States, relating to the water rights of each defendant named herein have been introduced into the record and the same are hereby incorporated as the evidentiary basis of the water rights described in the order.

5. The water rights of each defendant named below in the above-styled and captioned civil action are as follows:

JOHN C. WILLSON SHARON K. WILLSON Subfile No: ZRB-4-0414

WELL

WELL Map Label: OSE File No: Priority Date: Purpose of Use: Well Location: S. T. R. 1/4, 1/16, 1/64: X (ft): Y (ft): Amount of Water (ac-ft per annum):

3B-2-W003 None 3/13/1994 NON 72-12-1 DOMESTIC As shown on Hydrographic Survey Map 3B-2 30 13N 15W NE SW SW 2,535,222 1,576,069 New Mexico State Plane Coordinate System, West Zone, NAD 1983 Historical beneficial use not to exceed 0.7 ac-ft per annum;

WHEREFORE IT IS HEREBY ORDERED AND ADJUDGED that the water rights of each defendant named above are as set forth herein, subject to the right of any other water rights claimant with standing to object prior to the entry of a final decree.

IT IS FURTHER ORDERED that each defendant named herein, and his or her successors, representatives, heirs and assigns, are HEREBY ENJOINED from any diversion or use of the waters of the Zuni River Stream System, except in strict accordance with this order or other orders of this Court in this civil action.

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