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OSE Points of Diversion

The NM Office of the State Engineer (OSE) "Point of Diversions" (POD) layer includes well locations, surface declarations, or surface permits updated on a monthly basis. These data were extracted from the OSE W.A.T.E.R.S. (Water Administration Technical Engineering Resource System) database and geo-located (mapped). These data have varying degrees of accuracy and have not been validated. Data included in this dataset only includes PODs that have coordinates located within the State of New Mexico. This message is to alert users of this data to various changes regarding how this POD data is generated and maintained by the NM Office of the State Engineer. In addition, all attribute fields are fully described in the metadata, including descriptions of field codes. Please read the metadata accompanying this GIS data layer for further information. Any questions regarding this GIS data should be directed NM OSE Information Technology Systems Bureau GIS at the contact information given below.

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Last Updated October 26, 2022, 17:13 (UTC)
Created February 21, 2020, 20:32 (UTC)
Update Interval Monthly
Data Quality Procedures The New Mexico Office of the State Engineer (OSE) provides this geographic data and any associated metadata “as is” without warranty of any kind, including but not limited to its completeness, fitness for a particular use, or accuracy of its content, positional or otherwise. It is the sole responsibility of the user to determine the usability of the data for their purposes. In no event shall OSE have any liability whatsoever for payment of any consequential, incidental, indirect, special, or tort damages of any kind arising out of the use of or reliance on the geographic data or metadata. In providing this data or access to it, OSE assumes no obligation to assist the user in the use of such data or in the development, use, or maintenance of any applications applied to or associated with the data or metadata.
Data Owner Organization NM Office of the State Engineer
Data Owner Contact Name Stephen N. Hayes
Data Owner Contact Email
Coordinate System NAD83, UTM Zone 13