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Sturgeon holding on in Columbia system and into Idaho
Dec. 14, 2014 in Outdoors on Page C11 The population of North America’s largest freshwater fish living between a dam on the Idaho-Oregon border and another in Eastern Washington was holding steady from 14 years ago, according to …
Salmon migration steady despite dam repairs
July 10, 2014 in Outdoors on Page O3 Salmon appear to be migrating up the Columbia River unimpeded by fish ladder extensions prompted by the drawdown and repairs to Wanapum Dam. However, fish biologists are still concerned whether …
Bonneville Power looks back at 75 years
April 17, 2012 in Idaho, News on Page A5 The Bonneville Power Administration turns 75 this year. It’s an influential though little-known agency that markets power from 31 federal hydropower dams on the Columbia-Snake River system.