US Bureau of Reclamation

Copco, Iron Gate Reservoirs lowered

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – Drought conditions will leave boaters high and dry at two reservoirs in northern California this Memorial Day weekend. Water is being drawn down at the Copco and Iron Gate Reservoirs. “It’s already begun at Copco, the boat ramps …

Crucial week for Klamath irrigators

Klamath Falls, Ore. – This is a critical week for water users on the Klamath Project. Klamath Basin farmers still aren’t sure just when the water will start flowing, or how much they’ll get. April 1st is usually a target date for …

Sucker fish release

Klamath Falls, Ore. – Endangered sucker fish in the Klamath Basin are getting some extra help this spring. The fish were released into the Shoalwater Bay area by Alan Mikkelsen, an advisor to the Secretary of the Interior. U.S. Fish and Wildlife …

Klamath Basin bracing for drought

Klamath Falls, Ore.  – Farmers and ranchers in the Klamath Basin are bracing for what could be a very dry summer. While it was a rainy day in Klamath Falls, mountain snow pack levels are less than half the average for this …