Regulatory Status

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Records per Page:
Last UpdateAreaDescriptionStatusWater use regulated off back to, and including, this priority date
6/8/2021Mountain Creek near Mitchell, ORSenior call for water on the system. All junior uses above regulated off.
Stream system is extremely deficient for this time of year.
Regulated12/31/1868
7/14/2021Indian Creek near Prairie City, OR6/22/2021 - Senior call for water received. Assessing call and deficiency.
6/23/2021 - Call for water rescinded at this time. Creek is experiencing late summer flows at this time.
6/28/2021 - Call for water from 2 other senior users. Verified shortage on one of the calls. Regulation is beginning to serve senior call.
6/29/2021 - Indian Creek now at temporary 1877 priority. will revaluate for further cuts tomorrow.
7/1/2021 - Creek is currently holding @ 1877 priority
7/9/2021 - Lowest senior short of water. Regulation of all uses junior to 1865 accomplished.
7/14/2021 - Water is not making it to the 1865 user at this time. The creek is dry above the diversion. 1864 users have their respective rates of water.
Creek will be monitored for changes over the next few days.
Regulated/Monitoring12/31/1865
6/24/2021Ingle Creek near Mt. Vernon, OR06-24-2021 Call for water from senior user. Regulation occurring today.
Creek will likely be set @ 1877 priority - More to follow
06-24-2021 Creek Regulated to serve senior, priority now @ 1877
Regulated/Monitoring12/31/1877
7/12/2021Laycock Creek > John Day River, near Mt. Vernon, ORCall for water from senior user. Priority date for creek is herby set @ 1866.
Regulation of all users is ongoing.
Call for Water12/31/1866
7/12/2021Strawberry Creek near Prairie City, ORCall for water received from a senior user on the system.
Evaluation of the call is ongoing.
Call for Water 
7/19/2021Little Pine Creek near John Day, OR7/15/2021 - Call for water received from the most senior user on the system.
Creek regulated to 1865 priority.
7/16/2021 - Little Pine Creek has been regulated to 1865 priority
Regulated/Monitoring12/31/1865
9/20/2021John Day River from the Confluence of the South Fork John Day River to Kimberly, OR7/23/2021 - Due to excess water near Kimberly, Or the priority on this section of the river is adjusted to 1918 at this time.
9/20/2021 - River is now regulated to 12/31/1983
Regulated/Monitoring12/31/1983
9/20/2021John Day River from the headwaters to the confluence of the South Fork John Day River7/23/2021 - The John Day River in this section is hereby regulated to 1892 priority. There is an expectation that this priority will change in the next couple of weeks due to haying activities being completed on senior ground near Prairie City, OR.
8/2/2021 - Senior users are deficient and river regulation is hereby adjusted to 1881 priority for this section of the river.
8/23/2021 - Due to excess water from cooler nights, priority now @ 1890
8/31/2021 - Shortage of water reported near Dayville, priority may change soon.
09/01/2021 - River priority again adjusted to 1881 priority
09/13/2021 - River priority now @ 1893 due to recent rains.
09-16-2021 - River priority now @ 1911
09-20-2021 - River is now @ 1983 priority
Call for Water12/31/1983


Stream Measurements for Water Year

Records per Page:
Site TypeStation Nbr/StreamDescriptionDateDischarge
Gage14037500STRAWBERRY CR AB SLIDE CR NR PRAIRIE CITY, OR8/16/20212.74
Gage14037500STRAWBERRY CR AB SLIDE CR NR PRAIRIE CITY, OR6/21/202127.80
Gage14037500STRAWBERRY CR AB SLIDE CR NR PRAIRIE CITY, OR5/14/202128.70
Gage14037500STRAWBERRY CR AB SLIDE CR NR PRAIRIE CITY, OR2/24/20211.85
Gage14037500STRAWBERRY CR AB SLIDE CR NR PRAIRIE CITY, OR1/12/20212.15
Gage14037500STRAWBERRY CR AB SLIDE CR NR PRAIRIE CITY, OR12/7/20202.39
Gage14037500STRAWBERRY CR AB SLIDE CR NR PRAIRIE CITY, OR10/8/20202.42
Gage14038560CANYON CR AT THISSELS RANCH NR CANYON CITY, OR8/27/20212.49
Gage14038560CANYON CR AT THISSELS RANCH NR CANYON CITY, OR6/1/202140.30
Gage14038560CANYON CR AT THISSELS RANCH NR CANYON CITY, OR3/11/202134.00
Gage14038560CANYON CR AT THISSELS RANCH NR CANYON CITY, OR2/1/202113.20
Gage14038560CANYON CR AT THISSELS RANCH NR CANYON CITY, OR12/8/20209.95
Gage14038560CANYON CR AT THISSELS RANCH NR CANYON CITY, OR10/6/20204.97
Gage14038625CANYON CR AT CANYON CITY, OR8/27/20214.41
Gage14038625CANYON CR AT CANYON CITY, OR6/1/202153.50
Gage14038625CANYON CR AT CANYON CITY, OR4/8/2021261.00
Gage14038625CANYON CR AT CANYON CITY, OR2/1/202118.90
Gage14038625CANYON CR AT CANYON CITY, OR12/8/202013.40
Gage14038625CANYON CR AT CANYON CITY, OR10/8/20208.89
Gage14039380MURDERERS CR NR DAYVILLE, OR8/26/20210.81
Gage14039380MURDERERS CR NR DAYVILLE, OR6/2/202116.70
Gage14039380MURDERERS CR NR DAYVILLE, OR4/8/2021142.00
Gage14039380MURDERERS CR NR DAYVILLE, OR1/20/202114.40
Gage14039380MURDERERS CR NR DAYVILLE, OR12/7/20206.37
Gage14039380MURDERERS CR NR DAYVILLE, OR10/7/20202.69
Gage14039500S FK JOHN DAY R NR DAYVILLE, OR8/26/202113.00
Gage14039500S FK JOHN DAY R NR DAYVILLE, OR6/2/202146.50
Gage14039500S FK JOHN DAY R NR DAYVILLE, OR4/8/2021313.00
Gage14039500S FK JOHN DAY R NR DAYVILLE, OR1/20/202134.50
Gage14039500S FK JOHN DAY R NR DAYVILLE, OR12/8/202030.40
Gage14039500S FK JOHN DAY R NR DAYVILLE, OR10/7/202018.20
Gage14040500JOHN DAY R AT PICTURE GORGE, NR DAYVILLE, OR8/26/20212.18
Gage14040500JOHN DAY R AT PICTURE GORGE, NR DAYVILLE, OR6/1/2021265.00
Gage14040500JOHN DAY R AT PICTURE GORGE, NR DAYVILLE, OR4/8/20211060.00
Gage14040500JOHN DAY R AT PICTURE GORGE, NR DAYVILLE, OR2/2/2021232.00
Gage14040500JOHN DAY R AT PICTURE GORGE, NR DAYVILLE, OR12/7/2020174.00
Gage14040500JOHN DAY R AT PICTURE GORGE, NR DAYVILLE, OR10/8/2020120.00
Gage14042500CAMAS CR NR UKIAH, OR9/17/20212.75
Gage14042500CAMAS CR NR UKIAH, OR8/30/20212.17
Gage14042500CAMAS CR NR UKIAH, OR7/29/20212.37
Gage14042500CAMAS CR NR UKIAH, OR6/29/20214.08
Gage14042500CAMAS CR NR UKIAH, OR5/26/202152.00
Gage14042500CAMAS CR NR UKIAH, OR4/28/2021182.00
Gage14042500CAMAS CR NR UKIAH, OR3/10/202175.80
Gage14042500CAMAS CR NR UKIAH, OR12/21/202076.40
Gage14042500CAMAS CR NR UKIAH, OR11/6/202012.70
Gage14042500CAMAS CR NR UKIAH, OR10/8/20203.87
Gage14043700FIVEMILE CR DIV TO BUTTER CR NR GURDANE, OR9/17/20210.00
Gage14043700FIVEMILE CR DIV TO BUTTER CR NR GURDANE, OR6/1/20210.35
Gage14043700FIVEMILE CR DIV TO BUTTER CR NR GURDANE, OR5/11/20214.17
Gage14043700FIVEMILE CR DIV TO BUTTER CR NR GURDANE, OR4/22/20215.89
Gage14043700FIVEMILE CR DIV TO BUTTER CR NR GURDANE, OR4/13/20212.88