Practical Application of Water Law

Practical Application of Water Law

Course Description

This course will emphasize water law as practiced by people working in the field in New Mexico. The concept is to enhance students water law eduction by putting basic water law concepts into a practical context. The course will deal with water rights, including understanding the documents and administrative processes for permitting of water rights. There will also be an emphasis on understanding the adjudication process in New Mexico. Several practical exercises will be incorporated into the course to help students gain a better understanding of water law practice.