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riparian rights

pl.n.
Rights that are incident to the owning of land bounded or traversed by a stream of water, including the right to use of the water.
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NESTLED in the beautiful Derwent Gorge amid the largest native broadleaf woodland in England, this historic stone-built farmhouse is the perfect rural retreat - complete with riparian rights, mature gardens, a wild flower meadow, an orchard and a large vegetable planting area with stonewall boundary.
A great feature is the Riparian Rights through the private association which provides water access for kayaks and paddle boards off Clay Creek Court.
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The property also comes with the usual riparian rights. Most of the garden is lawn and there are mature trees, shrubs and recently planted borders.
Of the many issues that the partition of India in 1947 did not address in time, and were left to worsen the relations between India and Pakistan, the issue of riparian rights was only next in importance to the issue of Kashmir.
He will also assist clients with various real estate transactional needs such as contracts of sales, deeds, riparian rights, permit and licensing approvals, commercial and residential leases, business formation, operating agreements and more.
Sindh seeks to insert internationally accepted principles of lower riparian rights in national policy
In the case of India, which officially rejects Articles 1 of the 1966 Covenants on Human Rights, this non-compliance has led directly to the unresolved and hugely destructive conflicts in Kashmir, Punjab, Assam and Nagalim over sovereignty, territory and riparian rights.
The buyer plans to sell the remaining residential condos and potentially utilize the riparian rights for a marina concept.
THE OLD RECTORY, BIRDINGBURY, RUGBY, WARKS Believed to date from 1760 and built by the Biddulph family, whose crest is carved into the orangery, this Grade II listed property has views of rolling countryside, plus parkland meadow and lake with riparian rights.
The topics include riparian rights, hybrid systems and other variations, diffused surface waters, federal and Indian reserved rights, and water service and supply organizations.