Constitutionally Protected



Department of Ecology claims that irrigation withdrawals cause pollution!

Washington State Department of Ecology issued a

Notice of Violation Order against the Methow Valley

Irrigation District that claims use of their

Legal Water Right reduces stream flow and causes pollution.

If not challenged the legal implications will set the precedent for All Water Users in the State of Washington.


Help stop this Agency Attack on Water Rights!

¨ Fundraiser Bar-b-que ¨


sponsored by Okanogan County Farm Bureau, Methow Valley Irrigation District and Washington Agriculture Legal Foundation! This is your chance to help and to be involved! Learn how Your Water Rights could be affected! 

The Methow Valley Irrigation District has appealed Ecology’s Order and Washington Agriculture Legal Foundation has created a Legal Defense Fund special account to accept donations to assist in the appeal.

Join us in this Cooperative Effort to

Defend All Water Rights!

Saturday, August 24th, 2002 

at 3:00 PM 

Twisp City Park - Twisp, Washington  

Guest Speakers, Entertainment, Great Food, Prize Drawings!                   

A $10.00 donation per person for dinner would be appreciated.

For further information please contact: Okanogan County Farm Bureau: Joel Kretz (509) 779-4105, or Darlene Hajny (509) 422-4703 or Methow Valley Irrigation District: Vaughn Jolley (509) 997-1344, or  Bunny Morgan (509) 997-2318.

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