Those fish should start showing up as 4-year-old adults in 2017. The crack found in Wanapum Dam this winter, forcing a severe drawdown of the reservoir upstream past Vantage, has not impeded migration of fish up or downstream, state …
The 2-inch-wide (5-cm-wide) crack appeared in the spillway of the 8,320-feet-long (2535-meter-long) Wanapum Dam, a large hydroelectric power plant on the Columbia River that currently can generate more than 1,000 megawatts of power, …
Anglers have good reason to be booking trips with fishing guides or getting their own gear rigged and vacations scheduled for fishing the Columbia River from now into ... year-old adults in 2017. The crack found in Wanapum Dam this …
power production from the utility's other dam was reduced for a time after a crack was discovered in one spillway. The reservoir behind the Wanapum Dam was drawn down by more than two dozen feet to reduce pressure on the structure …
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A 65-foot-long crack discovered in Wanapum Dam forced a dramatic drawdown of its reservoir, although the fish were able to make it upstream. However, the party was hard to see much less enjoy in the upper Columbia. About the time the …
He said he's never seen a problem like the current one with Wanapum Dam, where divers last week discovered a 2-inch crack that runs the entire 65-foot width of one of the dam's concrete spillway piers. Lowering the reservoir has reduced …
You did your job well, and found a 65-foot crack before the Wanapum Dam broke and flooded everyone downstream on the Columbia River. Good job, engineer. Your old professors are proud of you.
A seven-day razor clam opening, mornings only ... MORE EASTSIDE NOTES Filled to the brim: Following repair of a large spillway crack in Wanapum Dam, south of Vantage, the Grant County PUD facility’s namesake lake has been …