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312 IAC 7-2-2 Blue River in Harrison, Crawford, and Washington Counties
Authority: IC 14-10-2-4; IC 14-29-6-9
Affected: IC 14-29-6
Sec. 2. (a) The Blue River in Harrison, Crawford, and Washington Counties is included in the Indiana natural, scenic, and recreational river system from river mile 57 downstream to river mile 11.5.
(b) The portion of the Blue River described in subsection (a) is divided into the following segments:
(1) From river mile 57 downstream to river mile 42, the river is designated as a scenic river.
(2) From river mile 42 downstream to river mile 32, the river is designated as a recreational river.
(3) From river mile 32 downstream to river mile 22, the river is designated as a natural river.
(4) From river mile 22 downstream to river mile 11.5, the river is designated as a recreational river.
(Natural Resources Commission; 312 IAC 7-2-2; filed Aug 20, 1997, 7:15 a.m.: 21 IR 25; readopted filed Jul 28, 2003, 12:00 p.m.:
27 IR 286)

A copy of the 1974 Plan is available online in PDF format.
The Blue River: Natural, Scenic and Recreational River Study

The Blue River is the only one of the three designated streams to have a River Commission.
The Blue River Commission Website