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The Columbian
Lake Roosevelt trout released earlywe turn them loose. Once they spread out into the lake, the problem resolves.”
Lake Roosevelt trout released early
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
we turn them loose. Once they spread out into the lake, the problem resolves.” The net-pen project, which is funded by the Bonneville Power Administration and supported by numerous volunteers, normally raises 700,000-750,000 rainbow trout for... Read more
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The Columbian
Trump’s Washington supporters say a troubled nation needs himand foreign competition. Only an infusion of $3?million in state job-training g
Trump’s Washington supporters say a troubled nation needs him
The Columbian / Posted yesterday
and foreign competition. Only an infusion of $3?million in state job-training grants and a renegotiated deal with the Bonneville Power Administration halted the closure – for now. Alcoa’s Wenatchee aluminum smelter was idled in January,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Trump’s Washington supporters like his outsider status, willingness to speak directlyand foreign competition. Only an infusion of $3 million in state job-training g
Trump’s Washington supporters like his outsider status, willingness to speak directly
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
and foreign competition. Only an infusion of $3 million in state job-training grants and a renegotiated deal with the Bonneville Power Administration halted the closure — for now. Alcoa’s Wenatchee aluminum smelter was idled in January,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Woody Guthrie tribute, new book bring X punk star John Doe to Seattlewhat he’ll play at the Guthrie tribute: “Vigilante Man,” maybe. There’s lots to
Woody Guthrie tribute, new book bring X punk star John Doe to Seattle
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
what he’ll play at the Guthrie tribute: “Vigilante Man,” maybe. There’s lots to choose from, since Guthrie — hired by the Bonneville Power Administration in 1941 to write songs for a film about the Columbia River — knocked out 26 ditties in a... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Guitar virtuoso Bill Frisell in star-studded lineup for Woody Guthrie tributemayor Mike McGinn. The focus will be on songs such as “Roll On Columbia” and “
Guitar virtuoso Bill Frisell in star-studded lineup for Woody Guthrie tribute
The Seattle Times / Posted 3 days ago
mayor Mike McGinn. The focus will be on songs such as “Roll On Columbia” and “Pastures of Plenty,” two of 26 tunes the Bonneville Power Administration commissioned Guthrie to write in 1941 to ballyhoo the electrical and agricultural benefits of... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Columbia River Treaty works, but needs thoughtful updatingapart from the federal government in Ottawa. The U.S. recommendations were dra
Columbia River Treaty works, but needs thoughtful updating
The Seattle Times / Posted 4 days ago
apart from the federal government in Ottawa. The U.S. recommendations were drafted by the Army Corps of Engineers and the Bonneville Power Administration in a review process that included four states, 11 federal agencies and 15 Native American... Read more
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Missoula Independent
Coal and a hard placeindustry hard in Montana. Four electric companies that own shares in the Colstr
Coal and a hard place
Missoula Independent / Posted 5 days ago
industry hard in Montana. Four electric companies that own shares in the Colstrip generating plants push power into the Bonneville Power Administration that serves large coastal communities. But because of state regulations aimed at reducing... Read more
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Crosscut
Judge: Failed salmon restoration has cost billionsunder the Endangered Species Act since 1991. So, the U.S. Army Corps of Enginee
Judge: Failed salmon restoration has cost billions
Crosscut / Posted 7 days ago
under the Endangered Species Act since 1991. So, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Bureau of Reclamation, and the Bonneville Power Administration, which operates and sell power from the dams, have had to consult on Columbia policies with... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Why pro-salmon ruling on dams could be bad for the environmentof four Northwest states, nearly all of the region's tribes, National Oceanic a
Why pro-salmon ruling on dams could be bad for the environment
OregonLive.com / Posted 7 days ago
of four Northwest states, nearly all of the region's tribes, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Fisheries, the Bonneville Power Administration, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the Bureau of Reclamation and numerous ports, utilities... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Redesign for Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refugefor public comment sometime in the fall. Early estimates call for spending aro
Redesign for Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
for public comment sometime in the fall. Early estimates call for spending around $18 million, Marriott said. The Bonneville Power Administration is funding the project. Doing so helps the federal agency meet its obligations under the... Read more
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Island Packet
Redesign for Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refugefor public comment sometime in the fall. Early estimates call for spending aro
Redesign for Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge
Island Packet / Posted 9 days ago
for public comment sometime in the fall. Early estimates call for spending around $18 million, Marriott said. The Bonneville Power Administration is funding the project. Doing so helps the federal agency meet its obligations under the... Read more
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The Dalles Chronicle
Pikeminnow fishery opensyear, with 7,523 fish caught in The Dalles area during the first full week of f
Pikeminnow fishery opens
The Dalles Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
year, with 7,523 fish caught in The Dalles area during the first full week of fishing, according to data provided by the Bonneville Power Administration. In the John Day Dam area, 823 fish were caught in the same time period. The catch was... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
New turbines at Ice Harbor dam aims to improve fish passageare installing new state-of-the-art turbines at the Ice Harbor Lock and Dam on
New turbines at Ice Harbor dam aims to improve fish passage
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 9 days ago
are installing new state-of-the-art turbines at the Ice Harbor Lock and Dam on the Snake River in southeast Washington. Bonneville Power Administration says the new turbines are expected be more efficient as well as improve conditions for fish... Read more
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The Columbian
BPA asks for bright ideas to fight congestionTechnology startups around the world are disrupting decades-old ways of doing b
BPA asks for bright ideas to fight congestion
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
Technology startups around the world are disrupting decades-old ways of doing business, and now the Bonneville Power Administration is hoping to find a few innovators who could change the way consumers get electricity. BPA has made a public request... Read more
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The Columbian
Redesign for Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refugefor public comment sometime in the fall. Early estimates call for spending aro
Redesign for Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
for public comment sometime in the fall. Early estimates call for spending around $18 million, Marriott said. The Bonneville Power Administration is funding the project. Doing so helps the federal agency meet its obligations under the... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Port of Morrow, (OR) Transmission Revs 'AA'; Outlook Stablehas assigned a 'AA' rating to the following bonds issued by the Port of Morrow,
Fitch Rates Port of Morrow, (OR) Transmission Revs 'AA'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
has assigned a 'AA' rating to the following bonds issued by the Port of Morrow, Oregon and secured by payments from the Bonneville Power Administration (Bonneville): --Approximately $325 million transmission facilities revenue bonds, series... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughcontinue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the B
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 19 days ago
continue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the Basin and work toward their recovery." The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughcontinue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the B
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 19 days ago
continue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the Basin and work toward their recovery." The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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The Marietta Times
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughcontinue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the B
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
The Marietta Times / Posted 19 days ago
continue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the Basin and work toward their recovery." The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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Parkersburg News and Sentinel
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughcontinue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the B
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
Parkersburg News and Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
continue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the Basin and work toward their recovery." The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughcontinue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the B
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
KWWL Iowa / Posted 19 days ago
continue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the Basin and work toward their recovery." The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughcontinue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the B
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 19 days ago
continue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the Basin and work toward their recovery." The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughcontinue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the B
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 19 days ago
continue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the Basin and work toward their recovery." The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughcontinue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the B
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 19 days ago
continue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the Basin and work toward their recovery." The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughcontinue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the B
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 19 days ago
continue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the Basin and work toward their recovery." The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughcontinue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the B
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 19 days ago
continue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the Basin and work toward their recovery." The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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WDAM-TV Hattiesburg
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughcontinue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the B
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
WDAM-TV Hattiesburg / Posted 19 days ago
continue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the Basin and work toward their recovery." The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughcontinue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the B
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 19 days ago
continue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the Basin and work toward their recovery." The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughcontinue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the B
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 19 days ago
continue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the Basin and work toward their recovery." The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughcontinue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the B
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 19 days ago
continue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the Basin and work toward their recovery." The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughcontinue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the B
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 19 days ago
continue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the Basin and work toward their recovery." The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughcontinue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the B
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 19 days ago
continue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the Basin and work toward their recovery." The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughcontinue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the B
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
KXXV Waco / Posted 19 days ago
continue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the Basin and work toward their recovery." The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughcontinue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the B
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 19 days ago
continue our efforts with our partners to protect salmon and steelhead in the Basin and work toward their recovery." The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughofficials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 19 days ago
officials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to improve salmon survival rates. The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughofficials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 19 days ago
officials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to improve salmon survival rates. The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughofficials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to
Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 19 days ago
officials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to improve salmon survival rates. The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughofficials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 19 days ago
officials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to improve salmon survival rates. The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughofficials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
KHQ Spokane / Posted 19 days ago
officials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to improve salmon survival rates. The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughofficials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 19 days ago
officials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to improve salmon survival rates. The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughofficials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 19 days ago
officials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to improve salmon survival rates. The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughofficials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to
Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 19 days ago
officials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to improve salmon survival rates. The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughofficials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 19 days ago
officials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to improve salmon survival rates. The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughofficials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to
Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 19 days ago
officials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to improve salmon survival rates. The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughofficials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 19 days ago
officials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to improve salmon survival rates. The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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ABC Montana
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughofficials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
ABC Montana / Posted 19 days ago
officials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to improve salmon survival rates. The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughofficials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 19 days ago
officials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to improve salmon survival rates. The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughofficials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to
Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 19 days ago
officials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to improve salmon survival rates. The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughofficials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to
Judge: Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 19 days ago
officials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to improve salmon survival rates. The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enoughofficials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to
Plan for restoring Northwest salmon runs not enough
KTVN Reno / Posted 19 days ago
officials have suggested another approach: spilling more water over the dams to improve salmon survival rates. The Bonneville Power Administration, which operates the dams and has touted the habitat restoration efforts, declined to comment... Read more
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