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Lincoln County Water District
It is the Mission of Lincoln County Water District to provide, protect and develop the water resources within Lincoln County. For the benefit of the citizens and for the economic development of Lincoln County.
Wade Poulsen - General Manager
Eva Donohue - Administrative Assistant
Office Telephone: 775-962-8068
Office Fax: 775-728-4262
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 936, Panaca, NV 89042
Physical Address: 1005 Main Street, Panaca, NV 89042
Water District Board Members
Jared Brackenbury - Chairperson
Nathan Katschke - Vice Chairperson
Water District Board Meetings - Contact the office to confirm meeting date and place, and/or to be added to the e-mail list to receive the monthly agenda. Agendas and meeting minutes are also available on this website.
A water right application and permit are not required in order to drill a domestic well (NRS 534.013). Domestic purposes extent to culinary and household purposes, in a single family dwelling, the watering of a garden, lawn and domestic animals. The maximum use is limited to 1800 gallons per day.
Interbasin Water Transfers - Due to the state’s arid climate and limited water resources, transferring water from one basin to another is not new to Nevada.
Nevada Division of Water Resources - All of the permitted information to obtain, keep or transfer ownership of water rights can be found on the Nevada Division of Water Resources web site.
LCWD Employment Application - Fields in the form that are highlighted in blue can be completed on your computer and will print out when you print the application.