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Copyright Sandia National Laboratories The increased activity in the Northern Delaware Basin has put New Mexico water law front and center in the development of oil and gas resources. New Mexico follows the doctrine of “prior appropriation” and “beneficial use,” which is rooted in the civil law of Spain, and its use of “acequias.” As…