Gov. Inslee releases draft report after Snake River dams stakeholder study

The draft report of Governor Inslee's state-funded study on the Snake River dams is now available to the public.The state legislature provided funding to the governor's office in the 2019-21 operating budget to fund The Snake River Dams Stakeholder Engagement…

The Dam Dilemma: Links to Other Resources

Washington State Online Dam Survey Ice Harbor New Turbines Fact Sheet Nez Perce Tribe Department of Fisheries Resources Management 2013-2028 Management Plan Bonneville Power Administration: Benefits of the Lower Snake River Dams

Spring spill begins at four lower Snake River dams

The Army Corps of Engineers begins spring spill at the four lower Snake River dams on Wednesday, hoping a new method will benefit both fish and hydropower. The Corps' Walla Walla District owns and operates the four dams - Ice…

With treaty set to expire, will there be rough waters ahead?

LEWISTON, Idaho (AP) — The way dams and storage reservoirs on the Columbia River and its tributaries are managed could change dramatically in a short five years if negotiators from the United States and Canada don't strike a deal.