The Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation were honored by the Oregon State Land Board and Gov. Kate Brown for a fish habitat restoration project on Catherine Creek. 50 more words
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For years I opposed removing the J.C. Boyle Dam while supporting removal of the Iron Gate, Copco I and Copco II dams on the Klamath River. 19 more words
An important construction project is now underway in a Bow River channel that runs parallel to Quarry Park in southeast Calgary.
It’s the first of five sites the city has identified as areas where fish habitat in the Bow can be improved. 438 more words
The $500 million spent annually on habitat restoration projects and improvements are helping salmon, steelhead and other wildlife in the Columbia River Basin, federal agencies responsible for operating 14 federal dams say. 24 more words
In the last 20 years, one of the country’s most valuable natural resources has transformed from a national disaster to a great American recovery story. But unless you’re a fishery scientist or a fisherman who suffered through the near collapse of a fishery, you’ve probably never heard the story. 14 more words
Flood damages nationwide total more than $8 billion a year. While some see a flood as an “act of God,” the real problem is that we’ve built so many houses and commercial buildings in harm’s way — on floodplains prone to high water. 9 more words