"Electric Motor Only" Waterways in Oregon

data.oregon.gov | Last Updated 7 May 2013

Some waterbodies in Oregon have been designated "electric motor only" by Oregon Administrative Rule or statute. These waterbodies have been designated based on their topography, size and traditional boating uses.

Tags: electric motor only waterways, motor boat restrictions, watercraft, kicker motors, under 10 horse power, small electric motors, open boats, boats under 16 feet, puddle jumpers

This dataset has the following 4 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeDescriptionSample Values
WaterbodywaterbodytextWaterbodies where electric motors on boats are allowed.
CountycountytextCounty where the waterbody is located.
Restrictionswaterway_segmenttextExact locations where the restrictions are enforced and defined in administrative rule or statute.
Restricted Segmentrestricted_segmenttextSpecific area where electric motors are prohibited.