Dam removal

Klamath River dam removal causes concerns

SISKIYOU COUNTY — An agreement was reached yesterday to remove the 4 dams along the Klamath River in Klamath and Siskiyou Counties. While the states and affected tribes are behind the move, some ranchers are not. The Klamath Water Users Association is …

Dam removal jobs

Klamath Falls, Ore. – It’s estimated that removing four dams from the Klamath River will cost about $400 million and provide a variety of local job opportunities. The Klamath River Renewal Corporation, or K.R.R.C., is in charge of the dam removal project. …

Dam removal and water quality

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Removal of the John C. Boyle Dam is likely to impact water quality on the Klamath River, according to the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality. The J.C. Boyle Dam southwest of Klamath Falls is one of four dams …

Dam removal delay

Klamath Falls, Ore. – The proposed removal of four dams from the Klamath River could begin later than expected. The John C. Boyle, Copco 1 and 2, and Irongate dams are all targeted for removal. A group of about 40 people attended …

FERC, Tribes meet for dam removal talks

Chiloquin, Ore. – Klamath Tribal Chair Don Gentry believes dam removal is the key to restoring the health of the Klamath River.  “101 years since we had steelhead and salmon come to the Upper Basin, because of the first dam that went …