State Land area open to suction dredging under a General Authorization by Department of State Lands and a Water Quality Permit issued by the Department of Environmental Quality

SU-13 Snapshot

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UPSTREAM: 42 56’49.99″N, 123 20’08.50″W
DOWNSTREAM: 42 57’07.53″N, 123 20’09.09″W

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SU-13-1  SU-13-2  SU-13-3  SU-13-4

This public area is open bank to bank, the entire width of the river.  This location is in Douglas County proper and is just under half-mile in length.  Known as “Lawson Bar,” this location is at the mouth of Cow Creek.  It is a very popular area for dredging.

 Access Point SU-13-A

GOOGLE EARTH COORDINATES: 42 56’53.56″N, 123 20’08.38″W

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SU-13A-1  SU-13A-2  

This public access point is at the end of Lawson Bar Road.  It is gravel parking area right on the water’s edge, suitable for passenger cars.  It is posted as a day use area by Oregon Department of Transportation.

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