Judge won’t stop Klamath irrigation shut-off

Outlet: SF Gate

June 14, 2013

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore.— A judge on Friday denied motions to temporarily stop the state of Oregon from shutting off irrigation on ranches in the upper Klamath Basin to satisfy water rights the Klamath Tribes are using to protect fish. The Herald and News reported that Klamath County Circuit Judge Cameron Wogan denied motions filed by some upper basin ranchers seeking a temporary stay to enforcement of water rights.

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