Rivers District
   

Applications to use state-owned aquatic lands - RIVERS DISTRICT

The Rivers District includes the following counties:
  • All of eastern Washington and the following western Washington counties
  • Clark
  • Cowlitz
  • Grays Harbor
  • Lewis
  • Pacific
  • Skamania
  • Thurston
  • Wahkiakum
Thurston County marine water lease applications are posted on the SHORELINE DISTRICT page.
 
DNR's aquatic lands managers work with lessees and those with other kinds of use authorizations to use these public aquatic lands with care—protecting habitat and whenever possible, including public access points in their lease.
 
County Waterbody Applicant Name Type of Use
Adams
 
 
 
 
Asotin
Snake River
51-086252
Easement - Wastewater Treatment Plant Outfall
Benton
Columbia River
51-091859
Easement - Fiber Optic Cable Crossings
 
Columbia River
20-A13588
Lease - Commercial Docks and Water Intakes/Discharges
  Columbia River
23-A91879
Right of Entry - Scientific Monitoring
 
Lake Wallula in Columbia River
20-A13336
Lease - Marina
Chelan
Lake Chelan
20-B12651
Re-Lease - Commercial Pier for Transportation
 
Lake Chelan
20-A09708
Lease - Public Marina, Commercial Float Plane
 
Columbia River
Number Pending
Easement - Irrigation Intake Pipe
 
Wenatchee River
51-089451
Easement - Intake for Irrigation Water System
 
White River
23-091599
Right of Entry - Habitat Restoration
 
Entiat River
23-091166
Right of Entry - Habitat Restoration
 
Wenatchee River
51-092075
Easement - Natural Gas Pipeline
 
Lake Chelan
23-093629
License - Mooring Buoy
 
Lake Chelan
23-093891
License - Residential Mooring Buoy
 
Wenatchee River
23-093886
License - Conservation/Habitat Enhancement
 
Entiat River
23-093862
License - Conservation/Habitat Enhancement
 
Lake Chelan
23-095506
Right of Entry - Research Buoys
 
Lake Chelan
20-B13358
Lease - Private Marina
Clark
Lake River
23-085263
Right of Entry - Environmental Sampling
 
Columbia River
31-A80859
Right of Entry - Commercial Marina Maintenance Dredging
 
Columbia River
51-088557
Easement - Transportation
 
Columbia River
31-088480
Right of Entry - Material Removal
 
Post Office Lake
51-090104
Easement - Tidal Estuary Restoration
 
Columbia River
20-080008
Amendment to Port Management Agreement
 
Lewis River
23-088234
Conservation License - Restoration
 
Lake River
51-091559
Easement - Remediation
 
Washougal River
51-090871
Easement - Railroad Bridge
 
Columbia River
31-B81291
Right of Entry - Removal and Sale of Sand and Gravel
 
Columbia River
23-093494
License - Mooring Buoy
 
Columbia River
Number pending
Right of Entry - Sediment Re-Entry
 
North Fork Lewis River
23-094151
Right of Entry - Habitat Restoration
 
Columbia River
20-B13228
Lease – Boathouse and Moorage
 
North Fork Lewis River
20-A72177
Lease - Boat Launch Ramp
 
Columbia River
23-095275
Right of Entry - Geotechnical Boring
 
Columbia River
31-095398
Right of Entry - Removal, Placement and Sale of Valuable Materials
Columbia
Snake River
51-085148
Easement - Railroad Bridge
Cowlitz
North Fork Lewis River 
23-093717
Right of Entry – Net Pens 
 
Lewis River
20-076099
Lease - Floathouse
 
Cowlitz River
51-032106
Easement Assignment - Fiber Optic Cable
 
Cowlitz River
51-087338
Easement - Water Main
 
Silver Lake
20-088603
Lease - Commercial Dock
 
Columbia River
20-B12775
Lease - Berthing, Log Storage, Outfall and Intake
 
Cowlitz River
51-A72781
Easement - Stormwater Outfall
 
Columbia River
51-087694
Easement - Fiber Optic Cable
 
Lewis River
51-087694
Easement - Water Intake and Release Flume
 
Lewis River
51-089625
Easement - Truss Bridge and Water Line
 
Columbia River
31-B53821
Right of Entry - Removal, Stockpile and Sale of Valuable Materials
 
Lewis River
51-089931
Easement - Water Intake Line
 
Kalama River
20-089362
Lease - Fish Trap
 
Kalama River
51-091206
Easement - Aerial Electrical Line Crossing
 
Columbia River
31-A82884
Right of Entry - Purchase and Removal of Valuable Materials
 
Kalama River
51-091231
Easement - Aerial Fiber Optic Line
 
Columbia River
31-091561
Right of Entry - Removal and Sale of Sand and Gravel
 
Kalama River
51-091539
Easement - Utility Natural Gas Line Crossing
 
Cowlitz River
23-091953
Right of Entry - Salmon Smolt Trap
 
Columbia River
23-092041
Right of Entry - Navigational Dredging
 
Coweeman River
51-092195
Easement - Natural Gas Line Crossing
 
Lewis River
20-B12643
Re-Lease - Floathouse and Associated Dock
 
Columbia River
51-092809
Easement - Fiber Optic Cable
 
Coweeman River
23-093014
Right of Entry - Derelict Bridge Removal
 
Cowlitz River
51-093041
Easement - Railroad Bridge
 
Columbia River
20-092918
Lease - Commercial Moorage
 
Toutle River
23-094867
Right of Entry - Piling Removal
 
Kalama River
51-095534
Easement - Aerial Fiber Optic Cable
 
Columbia River
23-095617
Right of Entry - Conduct Full Characterization Sediment Sampling
Douglas
Columbia River
23-091602
Right of Entry - Dredging for Public Boat Launch Access Channel
Ferry
Curlew Lake
20-083678
Lease – Fish Net Pen
 
Curlew Lake
20-087966
Lease - Private Resort
 
Curlew Lake
20-087967
Lease - Docks and Boat Launch
 
Curlew Lake
20-087059
Lease - Private Marina
Franklin
Columbia River
51-A70570
Easement - Water Intake Structure
 
Columbia River
51-092223
Easement - Utility Crossing
 
Columbia River
51-092342
Easement - Raw Water Intake
Grant
Moses Lake
51-086942
Easement - Irrigation Intake Line
 
Moses Lake
51-011706
Easement - Water Intake and Structure
 
Moses Lake
20-077861
Lease - Commercial Dock
 
Moses Lake
20-074289
Lease - Community DOck and Boat Launch
 
Soap Lake
23-095560
Commercial Right of Entry - Boat Race Course
Grays Harbor
Chehalis River
20-A10016
Lease - Log Storage
 
Chehalis River
20-085551
Lease - Pier and Boat Moorage
 
Grays Harbor
R-007; IAA 11-101
Restoration
 
Grays Harbor
Number Pending
Right of Entry - Pier Repair
 
Pacific Ocean
23-A77450
Right of Entry Renewal - Scientific Buoy
 
Chehalis River
51-087147
Easement - Outfall
 
Chehalis River
51-087151
Easement - Water Line
 
Upper Quinault River
Number Pending
Logjam
 
Multiple Waterbodies
22-080015
Management Agreement Amendment - Industrial
 
Grays Harbor
51-089437
Easement - Wastewater Outfall
 
Grays Harbor
51-089452
Easement - Wastewater Outfall
 
Whitcomb Flats
20-089529
Lease - Oyster Cultivation
 
Grays Harbor
51-A72893
Easement - Industrial Waterline, Sewer ine and Railroad Trestle
 
Hoquiam River
20-B11187
Lease - Plywood Mill
 
East Fork, Hoquiam River
51-092842
Easement - Stormwater Outfall
 
Elliott Slough
51-A72650
Easement - Sewer Transmission Pipeline
 
North River
51-095186
Easement - Bridge Replacement
 
South Bay of Grays Harbor
23-095510
Right of Entry - Sand Shrimp Harvest
 
Humptulips River
51-A73041
Easement - Aerial Fiber Optic Cable
 
Hoquiam River
51-095633
Easement - Watewater Outfall
Kittitas
Yakima River
51-090874
Easement - Aerial Power Line Crossing
Lewis
Cowlitz River
51-082405
Easement - Powerline
 
Chehalis River
51-085104
Easement - Powerline Crossing
 
Tilton River
51-090353
Easement - Outfall Pipeline
 
Cowlitz River
51-091037
Easement - Bank Stabilization
 
Cowlitz River
51-091409
Easement - Bank Stabilization
 
Chehalis River
51-A88902
Easement - Amendment, Bank Stabilization and Habitat Mitigation
 
Cowlitz River
23-093589
Right of Entry - Placement of ELJ Structures
 
Lewis River
20-B12916
Lease - Private Marina
 
Cowlitz River
20-A73040
Lease - Community Boat Ramp
 
Cowlitz River
51-095397
Easement - Fiber Optic Cable
Okanogan
Okanogan River
23-090683
Right of Entry - PIT Tag Array and Rotary Screw Trap
 
Methow River
IGA 15-206
Intergovernmental Agreement - Riparian Restoration
 
Methow River
23-092572
Right of Entry - Habitat Enhancement
 
Okanogan River
23-092730
Right of Entry - Debris Removal
 
Methow River
51-093167
Easement - Irrigation Intake
 
Okanogan River
20-093493
Lease - Public Use and Access
 
Okanogan and Similkameen Rivers
23-095159
Right of Entry - Collecting Bulk Sediment Samples
 
Okanogan River
20-B13267
Lease - Public Boat Launch
Pacific
Willapa Bay
20-B12655
Lease - Oysters
 
Willapa Bay
20-013594
Lese Renewal - Oysters
 
Willapa Bay
20-C09835
Lease - Oyster Cultivation
 
Wilapa Bay
31-085507
Material Sales - Dredge
 
North River
20-086689
Lease - Open Water Moorage/Float House
 
Willapa Bay
Number Pending
Right of Entry  - Marina Dredging
 
Willapa River
51-A46000
Easement - Submarine Potable Water and Sewer Lines
 
Multiple Waterbodies
20-089328
Lease - Oyster Cultivation
 
Willpa Bay
51-A46000
Easement - Submarine Water and Sewer Line
 
Naselle River
20-089528
Lease - Oyster Cultivation
 
Willapa Bay
20-089982
Lease - Oyster Cultivation
 
Columbia RIver
51-089945
Easement - Fiber Optic Cable
 
Willapa River
20-B10087
Lease - Commercial Dock
 
Willapa Bay
20-C12866
Lease - Aquaculture
 
Willapa Bay
20-A73564
Lease - Agriculture
 
Willapa Bay
20-090373
Lease - Oyster Cultivation
 
Willapa Bay
20-080011
Port Management Agreement
 
Willapa Bay, Naselle River
20-091836
Aquaculture Lease - Oyster Cultivation
 
Columbia River
51-012624
Easement - Waste Water Outfall
 
Willapa Bay
23-095511
ROE - Sand Shrimp Harvest
Pend Oreille
Marshall, Davis, Sacheen, Horseshoe, Fan and Diamond Lakes
20-094868
Lease - Public Use and Access
Skamania
Woodard Creek
23-091678
Right of Entry - Restoration
 
Columbia River
20-B10059
Lease – Community Marina
 
Columbia River
20-B09594
Lease - Private Moorage
Spokane
Spokane River
Interagency Agreement
 
Spokane River
51-079687
Easement - Sediment Remediation Cap
 
Newman Lake
20-085839
Lease - Private Marina
 
Spokane River
51-086587
Easement - Rail Bridge, Public Access
 
Spokane River
51-089916
Easement - Sediment Remediation
 
Spokane River
51-092916
Easement - Petroleum Pipeline
 
Spokane River
23-094020
Right of Entry - Spillway Rehabilitation
 
West Medical Lake
20-095197
Lease - Commercial Marina
Stevens
Loon Lake
23-A80997
Right of Entry - Waterfowl Nesting Boxes
Thurston
Black Lake
20-085325
Lease - Commercial Dock
 
Black Lake
20-085198
Lease - Commercial Moorage
 
Black Lake
20-085249
Lease - Commercial Docks
 
Chehalis River
20-013592
Lease Renewal - Wastewater Outfall
 
Deschutes River
51-090294
Easement - Stormwater Outfall Pipeline
 
Deschutes River
20-093268
Lease - Fish Hatchery
 
Chambers Lake
51-094186
Easement - Stornwater Outfall
 
Skookumchuck River
51-094828
Easement - Aerial Fiber Optic Cable
Wahkiakum
Columbia River
51-081429
Easement - Material Placement
 
Columbia River
20-087286
Lease - Overwater Structure
 
Columbia River
51-089438
Easement - Wastewater Outfall
 
Grays River
23-090399
Right of Entry - Habitat Restoration
 
Columbia River
20-091136
Lease - Pound Net
 
Columbia River
23-092555
Right of Entry - Temporary Net Pen Placement
 
Elochoman River
23-092603
Right of Entry - Floodplain Enhancement
 
Grays River
23-094287
Right of Entry - Riparian Restoration Project
 
Deep River
20-094607
Lease - Oceanview Hauling Deep River Moorage
 
Cathlamet Channel - Columbia River
23-094617
Right of Entry - Salmon Net Pens
 
Cathlamet Channel Columbia River
20-B12870
Re-lease - Private Moorage
 
Columbia River
23-095430
Right of Enry - Beach Nourishment
 
Grays River
23-095578
Right of Entry - Salmon Habitat Restoration
Walla Walla
 
 
 
Whitman
Snake River
51-076792
Easement Amendment - Public Utility Line
Yakima
Naches River
23-090420
Right of Entry - Levee Removal
Various
Various
51-A48881
Easement - Aerial Fiber Optic Cables
 
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Approved use authorization applications - RIVERS DISTRICT
DNR has approved the following applications for leases or other land-use authorizations for state-owned aquatic lands in the Rivers District, which includes the following counties: 
  • All of eastern Washington and the following western Washington counties:
  • Clark
  • Cowlitz
  • Grays Harbor
  • Lewis
  • Pacific
  • Skamania
  • Thurston
  • Wahkiakum
Decision notices are posted on this page for one year from the decision date.
 
County
Waterbody
Applicant Name
Type of Use and Decision Date
Adams
 
 
 
Asotin
 
 
 
Benton
 
 
 
Chelan
Lake Chelan
20-084668
Lease - Private Marina
Signed 3/28/2017
Clark
 
 
 
Cowlitz
Kalama River
23-09892
Right of Entry - Fish Weir
Signed 8/22/2016
 
Columbia River
51-093548
Easement - Fiber Optic Cable
Signed 5/17/16
 
Cowlitz River
51-092112
Easement - Aerial Coax Cable
Signed 4/12/2017
Douglas
 
 
 
Ferry
 
Franklin
Snake River
20-B12787
Lease - Barge Loading Facilities
Signed 5/18/2017
Grant
Moses Lake
Association
Lease - Community Dock
Signed 1/3/2017
Grays Harbor
Little Hoquiam
51-089908
Easement - Water Transmission Line
Signed 12/4/2016
 
Chehalis River
22-092275
Lease - Harbor Area
Signed 4/14/2017
 
Hoquiam River
20-094263
Lease - Plywood Mill
Signed 4/5/2017
Kittitas
 
 
 
Klickitat
 
 
 
Lewis
Chehalis River
51-088902
Easement Amendment - Bank Stabilization and Habitat Mitigation
Signed 7/7/2016

Okanogan

Methow River

23-093867
License - Conservation/Habitat Enhancement
Signed 8/22/2016
Pacific
Pacific Ocean
23-094303
Right of Entry - Scientific Research
Signed 8/9/2016
Pend Oreille
Pend Oreille River
20-A13654
Lease - Two Swim Docks and Swimming Area
Signed 10/21/2016
 
Sullivan Lake
51-087509
Easement
Signed 4/10/2017
 
Pend Oreille River
23-093709
License - Gravel Augmentation
Signed 6/26/2016
 
Pend Oreille River
20-094844
Lease - Boat Ramp
Signed 2/27/2017
 
Various Waterbodies
51-087682
Easement - Fiber Optic Crossings
Signed 2/14/2017
Skamania
 
 
 
Spokane
 
 
 
Thurston
 
 
 
Wahkiakum
     
Walla Walla
 
 
 
Whitman
 
 
 
Yakima
 
 
 
Various
Columbia River
23-093591
Right of Entry - Tidal Gauge Placement
Signed 5/25/2016
 
Quinault River
23-094313
Right of Entry - Restoration
Signed 4/26/2017