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
Palouse River
51-096661
Easement - One HDD Fiber Optic Cable
Asotin
Snake River
51-086252
Easement - Wastewater Treatment Plant Outfall
 
Grande Ronde River
23-B83251
Right of Entry - Smolt Fish Trap
Benton
Yakima River
51-A49057
Easement 
 
Yakima River
51-096241
Easement - Three Fiber Optic Cables
 
Yakima River
51-096242
Easement - Three Watermains and One Pipe Storage
 
Columbia River
51-080823
Easement - Wastewater Outfall
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
 
Entiat River
23-091166
Right of Entry - Habitat Restoration
 
Wenatchee River
51-096571
Easement - One Fiber Optic Cable
 
Wenatchee River
51-096582
Easement - Replacement of One Motor Vehicle Bridge
 
Columbia River
20-096793
Lease - Public Access
 
Columbia River
51-074762
Easement - One Wastewater Outfall Pipe
Chelan and Douglas
Columbia River
51-096570
Easement - One Fiber Optic Cable
 
Columbia River
51-096572
Easement - One Fiber Optic Cable
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
 
Post Office Lake
51-090104
Easement - Tidal Estuary Restoration
 
Columbia River
20-080008
Amendment to Port Management Agreement
 
Lake River
51-091559
Easement - Remediation
 
Columbia River
Number pending
Right of Entry - Sediment Re-Entry
 
Columbia River
20-B13228
Lease – Boathouse and Moorage
 
Columbia River
22-B02524
Lease - Public Access
 
Columbia River
20-A76925
Lease - Public Access
 
Bachelor Slough and Lake River
51-071393
Easement - Two MV Bridges and Three Intakes
 
Columbia River
23-096818
Right of Entry - Channel Maintenance Dredging
 
Columbia River
23-096870
Right of Entry - Habitat Restoration
 
Camas Slough
51-097330
Easement - One Water Intake Pipeline
 
Camas Slough
51-098246
Easement - One Storm Water Outfall
Clark and Cowlitz
Lewis River
51-096437
Easement - One Fiber Optic Cable
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
 
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
 
Columbia River
31-A82884
Right of Entry - Purchase and Removal of Valuable Materials
 
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
 
Cowlitz River
51-093041
Easement - Railroad Bridge
 
Kalama River
51-095534
Easement - Aerial Fiber Optic Cable
 
Columbia River
20-095645
Lease - Commercial Operations
 
Columbia River
20-095644
Lease - Commercial Dock/Pier
 
Columbia River
20-095457
Lease - Commercial Dock/Pier
 
Columbia River
20-095454
Lease - Commercial Dock/Pier
 
Fisher Slough/ Columbia River
20-096510
Lease - Commercial Marina
 
Columbia River
20-B12775
Lease - Barge Unloading Facility and Dock
 
Old Cowlitz River Channel
23-096672
Right of Entry - Dredging and Pile Removal
 
Fisher Slough
Columbia River
20-094422
Lease - Established Float House
 
Columbia River
20-B13157
Lease - Boat House and Dock
 
Columbia River
20-096709
Lease - Float Houses and Associated Structure
 
Fisher Slough, Columbia River
20-A90402
Lease - Private Moorage Dock
Cowlitz & Clark
Lewis River
51-096355
Easement - 2 Power Lines
Douglas
 
 
 
Ferry
Curlew Lake
20-083678
Lease – Fish Net Pen
 
Curlew Lake
20-087966
Lease - Private Resort
 
Curlew Lake
20-087059
Lease - Private Marina
Franklin
 
 
 
Grant
Moses Lake
51-086942
Easement - Irrigation Intake Line
 
Moses Lake
51-011706
Easement - Water Intake and Structure
 
Columbia River
23-B83732
Right of Entry - Data Collection
 
Soap Lake
23-A95560
Right of Entry - Boat Races
Grays Harbor
Grays Harbor
Number Pending
Right of Entry - Pier Repair
 
Chehalis River
51-087147
Easement - Outfall
 
Upper Quinault River
Number Pending
Logjam
 
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
 
East Fork, Hoquiam River
51-092842
Easement - Stormwater Outfall
 
Humptulips River
51-A73041
Easement - Aerial Fiber Optic Cable
 
Chehalis River
23-096317
Right of Entry - Outfall and Diffuser Repairs
 
North River
51-096605
Easement - Two Coaxial Cables
 
Moclips River
51-096876
Easement - One Fiber Optic, Two Coaxial Cable Crossing
Kittitas
 
 
 
Lewis
Chehalis River
51-085104
Easement - Powerline Crossing
 
Cowlitz River
51-091037
Easement - Bank Stabilization
 
Chehalis River
51-A88902
Easement - Amendment, Bank Stabilization and Habitat Mitigation
 
Lewis River
20-B12916
Lease - Private Marina
 
Cowlitz River
51-095397
Easement - Fiber Optic Cable
 
Chehalis River
51-095944
Easement - One Aerial Fiber Optic Cable
 
Cowlitz River
51-096220
Easement - One Fiber Optic and 1 Coaxial Cable
Okanogan
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
23-096576
Right of Entry - Temporary Fish Weir
 
Okanogan River
51-097022
Easement - Two Fiber Optic Cables
Pacific
Willapa Bay
20-B12655
Lease - Oysters
 
North River
20-086689
Lease - Open Water Moorage/Float House
 
Willapa Bay
Number Pending
Right of Entry  - Marina Dredging
 
Naselle River
20-089528
Lease - Oyster Cultivation
 
Willapa Bay
20-089982
Lease - Oyster Cultivation
 
Willapa River
20-B10087
Lease - Commercial Dock
 
Willapa Bay
20-C12866
Lease - Aquaculture
 
Willapa Bay, Naselle River
20-091836
Aquaculture Lease - Oyster Cultivation
 
Columbia River
51-012624
Easement - Waste Water Outfall
 
Willapa Bay
20-B12552
Lease - Oyster Aquaculture
 
Willapa Bay
20-095954
Lease - Oyster Aquaculture
 
Willapa Bay
20-091748
Lease - Commercial Dock, Moorage, Processing Facility
 
Willapa Bay
20-B12364
Lease - Aquaculture
 
Willapa Bay
20-B12678
Lease - Oyster Aquaculture
 
Willapa River
51-095706
Easement - One Waste Water Outfall and One Water Intake
 
Niawiakum River
51-097361
Easement - One Water Intake, Two Waste Water Outfalls
 
Willapa Bay
20-B09450
Lease - Oyster Aquaculture
 
Willapa Bay
20-B09534
Lease - Oyster Aquaculture
 
Willapa Bay
20-B12373
Lease - Oyster Aquaculture
 
Willapa Bay
20-B12374
Lease - Oyster Aquaculture
 
Willapa Bay
20-B12375
Lease - Oyster Aquaculture
 
Willapa Bay
20-B12381
Lease - Oyster Aquaculture
 
Willapa Bay
20-B12546
Lease - Oyster Aquaculture
 
Willapa Bay
20-B12709
Lease - Oyster Aquaculture
Pend Oreille
Marshall, Davis, Sacheen, Horseshoe, Fan and Diamond Lakes
20-094868
Lease - Public Use and Access
 
Pend Oreille River
20-A13407
Lease - Private Marina
 
Pend Oreille River
51-A70809
Easement - Water Intake and Outfall
 
Boundary Reservoir/Pend Oreille River
20-096695
Lease - Public Access
Skamania
Woodard Creek
51-087509
Right of Entry - Restoration
 
Columbia River
20-B10059
Lease – Community Marina
 
Columbia River
20-B09594
Lease - Private Moorage
 
Wind River
23-096710
Right of Entry - Temporary Work Area for Bridge Replacement
Spokane
Spokane River
51-079687
Easement - Sediment Remediation Cap
 
Spokane River
51-086587
Easement - Rail Bridge, Public Access
 
Spokane River
51-092916
Easement - Petroleum Pipeline
 
Spokane River
51-095946

Easement - One Aerial Fiber Optic Cable

 

Spokane River

51-095947

Easement - One Aerial Fiber Optic Cable

 
Spokane River
23-096456
License - Petroleum Pipe Anomaly Excavation
 
Spokane River
20-096958
Lease - Public Access
Stevens
 
 
 
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
20-093268
Lease - Fish Hatchery
 
Chambers Lake
51-094186
Easement - Stornwater Outfall
 
Skookumchuck River
51-094828
Easement - Aerial Fiber Optic Cable
 
Chehalis River
51-095945
Easement - One Aerial Fiber Optic Cable
 
Nisqually River
23-096704
Right of Entry - Dredging
 
Long Lake
20-096919
Lease - Community Dock
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
 
Elochoman River
23-092603
Right of Entry - Floodplain Enhancement
 
Deep River
20-094607
Lease - Oceanview Hauling Deep River Moorage
 
Columbia River
23-095430
Right of Enry - Beach Nourishment
 
Columbia River
23-095798
Right of Entry - Channel Dredging
 
Deep River
20-A70803
Lease - Netpens
 
Columbia River
20-A91136
Lease - Pound Net Test Site
 
Columbia River
31-C74156
License - Valuable Material Sale
 
Columbia River
23-097205
Right of Entry - PIT Tag Antenna Barge
  Deep River
20-A77810
Lease 
Walla Walla
Walla Walla River
23-096971
Right of Entry - Pit Tag Barge
Whitman
Snake River
51-076792
Easement Amendment - Public Utility Line
Yakima
 
 
 
Various
Various
51-A48881
Easement - Aerial Fiber Optic Cables
 
Columia and Snake Rivers
23-096680
Right of Entry - Telemetry Receivers
 
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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
Yakima River
23-096627
Right of Entry - Temporary Construction Area for MV Bridge
Signed 1/5/2018
Chelan
Wenatchee River 
23-093886
License - Conservation
Signed 7/17/2017
 
Lake Wenatchee
20-096330
Lease-Private Recreational Dock
Signed 4/6/2018
 
Lake Chelan
23-095506
Right of Entry - Research Buoys
Signed 8/18/2017
Clark
North Fork Lewis Rivers
20-A72177
Lease - Boat Ramp
Signed 5/16/2017
 
Columbia River
23-095275
Right of Entry
Signed 8/23/2017
 
Columbia River
31-095398
Right of Entry - Removal, Placement and Sale of Valuable Materials
Signed 9/20/2017
 
North Fork Lewis River
23-094151
Right of Entry - Habitat Restoration
Signed 9/26/2017
 
Columbia River
23-096127
Right of Entry - Sediment Sampling
SIgned 10/26/2017
Clark & Cowlitz Counties
Coweeman and Washougal Rivers
23-095887
Right of Entry - Fish Weirs
Signed 7/20/2017
Cowlitz
Columbia River
23-095617
Right of Entry - Conduct Full Characterization Sediment Sampling
Signed 5/09/2017
 
Toutle River
23-094867
Right of Entry - Piling Removal
Signed 6/27/2017
 
Columbia River HME Construction 
31-B81291
Right of Entry - Removal and Sale of Sand and Gravel 
Signed 10/18/2017
 
Toutle River
51-09527
Easement
Signed 9/29/2017
 
Coweeman River
23-096326
Right of Entry - Conduit Removal
Signed 12/4/2017
 
Fisher Slough Columbia River
20-096773
Lease - Private Marina
Signed 3/21/2018
 
Columbia River
20-092918
Lease - Commercial Marina
SIgned 3/6/2018
Douglas
 
 
 
Ferry
Curlew Lake
20-087967
Lease - Docks and Boat Launch
Signed 6/15/2017
Franklin
Snake River
20-B12787
Lease - Barge Loading Facilities
Signed 5/18/2017
Grant
Soap Lake
23-095560
Commercial Right of Entry - Boat Race Course
Signed 5/19/2017
 
Moses Lake
20-077861
Lease - Commercial Dock
Signed 7/13/2017
 
Moses Lake
20-095883
Lease - Dock and Boat Launch
Signed 11/16/2017
Grays Harbor
North River
51-095186
Easement - Bridge Replacement
Signed 05/10/2017
 
Chehalis River
23-096049
Right of Entry - Sediment Sampling
Signed 8/11/2017
 
Grays Harbor
51-089437
Easement - Wastewater Outfall
Signed 6/2/2017
 
Elliot Slough
51-A72650
Easement - Sewer Transmission Pipeline
Signed 10/26/2017
 
South Bay of Grays Harbor
23-095510
Right of Entry - Sand Shrimp Harvest
Signed 10/13/2017
 
Gays Harbor
20-A78567
Lease - Aquaculture
Signed 2/8/2018
 
Grays Harbor
20-C12097
Lease - Aquaculture
Signed 2/8/2018
 
Grays Harbor Bay
23-096480
Right of Entry - Commercial Sand Shrimp Harvesting
Signed 2/14/2018
Kittitas
Yakima River
51-096008
Easement - One Existing and One Temporary Bridge
Signed 1/30/18
 
Yakima River
51-096009
Easement - One Existing and One Temporary Bridge
Signed 1/30/2018
Klickitat
 
 
 
Lewis
Cowlitz River
20-A73040
Lease - Community Boat Ramp
Signed 5/18/2017
 
Cowlitz and Chehalis River
51-082405
Easement - Multiple Powerline Crossings
Signed 11/1/2017

Okanogan

Methow River
23-092572
Conservation License - Habitat Enhancement
Signed 7/7/2017
Pacific
Naselle River
20-B12757
Lease - Aquaculture
Signed 2/8/2018
 
Willapa Bay
20-B09212
Lease - Aquaculture
Signed 2/8/2018
 
Willapa Bay
20-B12549
Lease - Aquaculture
Signed 2/8/2018
 
Naselle River
20-B1278
Lease - Aquaculture
Signed 2/8/2018
 
Willapa Bay
20-C09835
Lease - Oyster Cultivation
Signed 2/8/2018
 
Willapa Bay
23-096481
Right of Entry - Commercial Sand Shrimp Harvesting
SIgned 2/14/2018
 
Nasalle River
20-B12757
Lease - Aquaculture
Signed 2/8/2018
Pend Oreille
 
 
 
Skamania
Columbia River
23-094785
Right of Entry - Scientific Monitoring
Signed 9/14/2017
 
Columbia River
23-095964
Right of Entry - Net Pens
Signed 10/17/2017
Spokane
Newman Lake
20-085839
Lease - Private Marina
Signed 6/2/2017
 
West Medical Lake
20-095197
Lease - Commercial Marina
Signed 7/31/2017
Thurston
 
 
 
Wahkiakum
Grays River
23-095578
Right of Entry - Salmon Habitat Restoration
SIgned 9/22/2017
Walla Walla
 
 
 
Whitman
 
 
 
Yakima