Evaluation of site specific restoration projects for the entire Klamath River basin.

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Get this from a library. Evaluation of site specific restoration projects for the entire Klamath River basin. The Klamath River Basin Fishery Resources Restoration Act (Act), passed in Octoberrequired the Secretary of the Interior to establish and restore a conservation area in that river basin, created a management council and a task force to assist and advise the Secretary, and authorized $21 million until Septem The restoration program.

Klamath River Basin Fishery Resources Restoration Act of (P.L. ) to provide recommendations to the Secretary of the Interior on the formulation, establishment, and implementation of a year program to restore the anadromous fish populations of the.

The Klamath Basin Restoration Agreement (KBRA) is an American multi-party legal agreement determining river usage and water rights involving the Klamath River and Klamath Basin in the states of California and sion of the KBRA began in and was ultimately signed into law in February Parties to the agreement included the state of California, the state.

This Mid-term Evaluation Of The Klamath River Basin Fisheries Restoration Program is the first in-depth evaluation of the Program since its launch in It may be the most comprehensive evaluation of any large-scale Pacific salmon restoration program undertaken to date.

The two-state Klamath River basin covers ten million acres. Of that. When trapper Peter Skene Ogden first saw the Upper Klamath River Basin inhe observed that “the Country as far as the eye can reach [was] one continued Swamp and Lakes.” Following the end of the Modoc War insettlers began arriving in the region, eager to raise crops and livestock.

However, the expanse of lakes, marshes, and wetlands (covering. The Klamath Project is a water-management project developed by the United States Bureau of Reclamation to supply farmers with irrigation water and farmland in the Klamath project also supplies water to the Tule Lake National Wildlife Refuge, and the Lower Klamath National Wildlife Refuge.

The project was one of the first to be developed by the Reclamation Service. Klamath River Renewal Corporation is part of a cooperative effort to re-establish the natural vitality of the Klamath River so that it can support all communities in the basin.

Improve the economy. Benefit electric customers. Enhance river health. KRRC’s job is to take ownership of four PacifiCorp dams—JC Boyle, Copco, No. 1 & 2, and Iron. Date: April 6, Contact: Jessica Kershaw, [email protected] KLAMATH, Calif. — The U.S. Department of the Interior, U.S. Department of Commerce, PacificCorp, and the states of Oregon and California today signed an agreement that, following a process administered by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), is expected to.

Water is drawn out of Upper Klamath Lake via the A-canal above the Link River Dam, which regulates flows in the lower Klamath River as well as Upper Klamath Lake levels. The significant physical, hydrologic, and biological constraints on annual Klamath Project operations require Reclamation to walk a water-management tightrope.

These documents include the Klamath Basin Restoration Agreement (KBRA) and the Klamath Hydroelectric Settlement Agreement (KHSA). In short, the KBRA addresses the need to restore natural fish populations and establish a reliable water supply that can promote a healthy and sustainable Klamath River Basin for farms, tribes, and fish.

The Klamath River Basin: Decline and Restoration full-fledged salmon economy emerged in the Klamath Basin, with gift-giving at its core. Instead of accumulating wealth, native American tribal members attained status according to the size of nineteenth century washed entire hillsides into the river with high-pressure hoses and devoured.

In collaboration with partner organizations, ESSA is developing the Klamath Basin Integrated Fisheries Restoration and Monitoring Plan, which will use the best available science within an Adaptive Management framework to develop basin-scale goals and objectives for the restoration and monitoring of fisheries within the Klamath Basin.

Park. From its start to Copco Lake in California, a man-made lake formed by Copco Dam, the river is known as the upper Klamath. Downstream of Copco Dam, the river is considered the lower Klamath. This report deals with an mile portion of the upper Klamath River beginning immediately downstream of the.

THE KLAMATH BASIN COALITION: The Klamath Basin Coalition is an alliance of local, regional and national organizations dedicated to conserving and restoring the biological resources of the West's once-great Klamath Basin.

The Klamath Basin in northern California and southern Oregon is still one of the nation's geat ecological treasures. Klamath River Restoration and Community Protection. Page 1 Executive Summary: Klamath River Restoration and Community Protection Dominant forest type(s): Mixed Conifer, some True Fir Total acreage of the landscape:acres Total acreage to receive treatment:acres Total number of NEPA ready acres: 97, acres Total number of acres in NEPA.

Funding Year Project Amounts Funding Year; $, $, $1, $, $, $, Evaluation of site specific restoration projects for the entire Klamath River basin [microform] Final report on the cooperative agreement. Oregon Explorer Top Menu. Home; Search; Topics. Animals and Plants. Biodiversity; Birds; Conservation; Habitats.

Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuge Complex: Also Titled: Aerial waterfowl census.

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Waterfowl census. Title from HTML source for Feb. 10, issue: Klamath Basin NWR complex aerial census. Available From: Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuges, Hill Road, Tulelake, CA Govt.

Doc. Number: I /6. Congress enacted the Reclamation Act ofwhich encouraged the settlement of the arid western states with the use of water for irrigation and powerKlamath Falls has the largest population in the entire Klamath River watershed by a factor of nearly ten.

The Klamath River at Blue Creek is home to one of the worlds’ great salmon runs. The Blue Pool, near the confluence of Blue Creek and the Klamath River in California is a cold-water refuge for migrating salmon and steelhead. Hosted by Frances Fisher. 21st Street, Suite Sacramento, California Telephone () Fax () Contact Us via our website.

Development of an Integrated Fisheries Restoration and Monitoring Plan for the Klamath Basin Terms of Reference Background There is a widely recognized need for a transparent, basin-wide, science-driven approach to fish restoration in the Klamath Basin that integrates needs of listed suckers, Bull Trout, and Coho.

Klamath Basin Restoration [email protected] T We have been working on the Klamath River Basin projects since First, as part of a multi-disciplinary consulting team led by CDM Smith, we helped the team develop an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for potential removal of four dams on the Klamath River.

Upper Klamath River Basin Open-File Report – U.S. Department of the Interior the restoration of approximat hectares in California’s Central Valley (CCV) and we considered ecosystem services at the site-specific scale; however, future work will. The KHSA is intended to work in tandem with the larger Klamath Basin Restoration Agreement (KBRA), a comprehensive approach to restore threatened fisheries and bring "peace on the river" to parties long in conflict.

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2 While a number of important Cited by: Restoration Projects For Klamath Watershed Announced. Columbia Basin Fish and Wildlife Bulletin 7/24/09 State and federal officials Monday announced the selection of four restoration projects designed to enhance coho salmon habitat in the Klamath River watershed.

Congress was seen as a saving grace for the Klamath Basin Restoration Agreement. The Klamath Basin Restoration Agreement (KBRA), released inis a page water use agreement signed by the State of Oregon, the State of California, three Indian tribes, four county governments, seven non-governmental organizations and 26Author: Jackman Wilson.

EVALUATION OF INSTREAM FISH HABITAT RESTORATION STRUCTURES IN KLAMATH RIVER TRIBUTARIES, / by A.D. Olson and J.R. West USDA - Forest Service. Klamath National Forest Fairlane Road. Yreka, CA United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service Pacific Southwest Region Annual Report for Interagency Agreement.

Welcome to the Bureau of Reclamation California-Great Basin. California-Great Basin. Klamath Basin Area Office News Releases. (11/26/) Public comment period extended on Klamath irrigation power cost reports.

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(11/08/) Public comment invited on Klamath irrigation power cost reports. (09/12/) Reclamation authorizes Swan Lake land.Reclamation diverts water from the Lake and the Klamath River to provide irrigation to theacre federal Klamath Project. Reclamation diversions also are critical to maintaining water levels at several wildlife refuges straddling the California-Oregon border.

Inthe Upper Klamath Basin Comprehensive Agreement (UKBCA) was Size: 4MB.In book: Proceedings of the Klamath Basin Science Conference, Medford, Oregon, February 1–5,Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey Open-File Report, pp Cite this publication Jack A.