Word-of-the-Week: Riparian Rights

   What are riparian rights? Water belongs in one of two categories: surface water, consisting of watercourses, lakes, springs, marshes, ponds, sloughs, and any other water flowing over the surface of the earth caused by rain, snow, springs or seepage; or ground water, consisting of percolating, subterranean bodies of water located in underground basins. … Continue reading Word-of-the-Week: Riparian Rights