Articles tagged with: Klamath Basin

10 June 2014

Klamath Basin water shut-offs

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

Klamath Falls, Ore. - About 200 ranchers in the Klamath Basin have received letters telling them to shut off their irrigation water...and that number could soon grow. Rancher Richard Spink got his l ...

22 May 2014

Klamath Basin water legislation introduced in Senate

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local, Politics

Klamath Falls, Ore. - A senate bill has been introduced, aimed at solving water conflicts in the Klamath Basin...but the legislation isn't without opposition. Senators Ron Wyden and Jeff Merkley int ...

18 April 2014

WaterWatch of Oregon doesn't approve of Klamath Basin River Agreement

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Local

Ashland, Ore. -- A historic agreement signed today could help ease water disputes in the Klamath Basin. But the signing wasn't without controversy. The deal signed by state and federal leaders makes ...

09 April 2014

Water flowing to Klamath Irrigation District

Posted in Local, Weather

Klamath Falls, Ore. -- Water is flowing, as of Wednesday, to farmers and ranchers on the Klamath Project. The Bureau of Reclamation announced Tuesday that the project will get about 239-thousand ac ...

05 March 2014

'Historic' Klamath Basin water agreement

Written by Lyle Ahrens, Posted in Local

A agreement on Upper Klamath Basin water issues has been reached that the Governor is calling 'historic'...but that agreement could still face some opposition. The agreement in the ongoing fight ove ...