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Water Resource Laws

Todu Y Nilala T Tano Man Uno ā€¢ All Living Things Are One

About the Water Resources Conservation Act

Chapter 46 Guam Code Annotated
  • States that the right to water or the use of water from the surface and underground sources shall not exceed the needs of the public and private lands of Guam.
  • Outlines the requirement for Well Driller’s Licenses, Drilling Permits and Operating Permits
  • Outlaws wasteful discharge from wells
  • Outlines the Technical Advisory Committee for groundwater management
  • Creates the Water Research and Development Fund

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