Stories tagged: lower snake river dams
Thu., April 25, 2019
Idaho Congressman Mike Simpson flirted with backing the removal of the four lower Snake River dams during a conference here on salmon recovery Tuesday.
Sat., Dec. 22, 2018
The Bonneville Power Administration’s challenges include a disappearing California market for BPA’s surplus energy, aging assets requiring major capital investment, and the rapid expansion of Northwest wind and solar capacity, …
Sat., Jan. 27, 2018
The Lower Snake River dams are meeting our region’s needs for power, balancing them with fish protections.
Mon., Nov. 14, 2016
About 200 people turned out in Spokane for an open house to discuss dam operations on the Lower Snake River. A federal judge ordered a review of the dams’ impacts …
Mon., Oct. 24, 2016
The Lower Snake dams have always been controversial, wrote Idaho historian Keith Petersen in his 1995 book about the dams, “River of Life, Channel of Death.”
Fri., Sept. 30, 2016
People will across the region will have a chance to weigh in on a controverisal proposal to remove the four Lower Snake River dams this fall as three federal agencies …
Tue., Dec. 2, 2008
Former Oregon Gov. John Kitzhaber spoke out in favor of removing the four Lower Snake River Dams to restore Northwest salmon runs. Now the former emergency room doctor – a …