Submitted by Rupak Thapaliya on Tue, 2012-08-14 15:23
Submitted by Rupak Thapaliya on Mon, 2012-03-05 00:00
A Canadian company has proposed to build a new hydroelectric facility at Daguerre Point Dam on the South Yuba River in California. Earlier this year, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) had determined that continued operation of the dam will jeopardize endangered fish species on the Yuba River.
Submitted by Rupak Thapaliya on Mon, 2011-12-12 12:37
A Biological Opinion (BiOp) recently produced by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has determined that continued operation of Englebright dam and Daguerre Point dams on the lower Yuba River in California will jeopardize endangered fish species on the Yuba River.
The Central Valley spring-run Chinook salmon and steelhead and the Southern distinct population segment of North American green sturgeon have all be affected by the dams.
Submitted by Rupak Thapaliya on Thu, 2011-09-22 11:43
Coalition members Foothill Conservancy, Friends of the River and California Sportfishing Alliance were successful in keeping sections of the Mokelumne River free flowing after a California utility dropped its plan to raise a dam on the river.
A report released by the Department of Interior this week confirms that the benefits of removal of four Klamath River dams far outweigh the costs.
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