Welcome to the Water Application and Approval Viewer (WAAV). WAAV provides access to information on water withdrawal, diversion, and consumptive use projects regulated by the Commission. Through this viewer, visitors can -
The Commission posts pending application summaries. The summary is only a portion of the application materials received by the Commission and is posted in order to provide an overview of the proposed project. The summary has been modified to remove specific locational information for public water suppliers per Commission Regulations and the Commission's Access to Records Policy. 18 CFR § 801.14(b)(8); Policy No. 2009-02(1)(f)(11). To request access to complete applications, See Policy No. 2009-02 Access to Records Policy.
Project approvals (dockets, approvals by rule, etc.) are generally available on WAAV approximately three weeks following Commission approval.
Please contact [email protected] if you have any questions or are not locating the information you are seeking.
Under this tab, visitors may search for projects and view a project’s status, quantities, source types, and other information for regulated projects and pending applications. Visitors may also download approvals and brief summaries of pending applications, and may also comment on pending applications.
Under this tab, visitors can use an interactive map to view project locations and search for projects of interest by area or type and view a project’s status, quantities of water requested/approved, source types, and other information for regulated projects and pending applications.
Visitors may use this tab to submit comments on pending applications.
Visitors will find the list of approved water sources used for the unconventional natural gas industry. This list is in alphabetical order by project sponsor.
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