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Archive for September 2020

September 2020 WaterWorks

WATER YEAR 2020: GOOD RIDDANCE September 30, 2020, will mark the end of water year 2020.  We hope that abundant – make that excessive – precipitation and snowpack will be the lead story of WY 2021. Unfortunately, the past year will live infamously in the minds of the Klamath Project irrigation community. Too little water, too…

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WaterWorks

August 2020;  Issue  16 KLAMATH RIVER DAMS:  WILL THEY STAY OR WILL THEY GO? On July 16, 2020, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) issued an order that has implications for potential removal of four hydroelectric dams on the mainstem Klamath River.  The order approves the transfer of the  Dams’ FERC license to the Klamath…

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KLAMATH WATER USERS ASSOCIATION APPLAUDS BUREAU OF RECLAMATION’S WATER ANNOUNCEMENT

     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 4, 2020 Contact Information: Paul Simmons, KWUA Executive Director (916) 769-6685 psimmons@somachlaw.com         Klamath Waters Users Association (KWUA) expressed strong support for U.S. Bureau of Reclamation Commissioner Brenda Burman’s announcement earlier today of Klamath Project management adjustments to finish the irrigation season while benefitting wildlife refuges. “This is the kind…

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