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Latest CBB News > Archives > May 25, 2001
May 25, 2001

1. BPA EXTENDS SPILL, TRIBES OPPOSE DEAL
Posted on Wednesday, September 03, 2003 (PST)
Reacting to improved news about the region's electric system reliability
from the Northwest Power Planning Council, the Bonneville Power
Administration said today (May 25) that it will not only extend spill at
two lower Columbia River dams through next Friday, it will also spill
water through McNary and John Day dam spillways through Tuesday in an
effort to move juvenile salmon downstream.
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2. NWPPC ANALYSIS SHOWS IMPROVED ENERGY RELIABILITY
Posted on Wednesday, September 03, 2003 (PST)
Emergency measures including industrial power curtailments, reduced
water spills at dams and temporary generators are easing the Northwest's
electricity shortage, but the crisis is not over, according to the
latest analysis by the Northwest Power Planning Council.
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2. NWPPC ANALYSIS SHOWS IMPROVED ENERGY RELIABILITY
Posted on Wednesday, September 03, 2003 (PST)
Emergency measures including industrial power curtailments, reduced
water spills at dams and temporary generators are easing the Northwest's
electricity shortage, but the crisis is not over, according to the
latest analysis by the Northwest Power Planning Council.
Read More...  

3. NORTHWEST REPUBLICANS LOSE COMMITTEE CHAIRMANSHIPS
Posted on Wednesday, September 03, 2003 (PST)
Taking issue with President George Bush's agenda on many issues,
including energy and the environment, Sen. James Jeffords, R-Vt., on
Thursday quit the Republican Party, handing control of the Senate to
Democrats.
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3. NORTHWEST REPUBLICANS LOSE COMMITTEE CHAIRMANSHIPS
Posted on Wednesday, September 03, 2003 (PST)
Taking issue with President George Bush's agenda on many issues,
including energy and the environment, Sen. James Jeffords, R-Vt., on
Thursday quit the Republican Party, handing control of the Senate to
Democrats.
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4. BARGE PROBLEMS FORCE EARLY FISH RELEASE
Posted on Wednesday, September 03, 2003 (PST)
The barge ride for nearly 360,000 juvenile salmon and steelhead
collected at the lower Snake River's Lower Granite Dams was cut short
early Saturday morning when problems with fish tank overflow screens
forced the fishes' release upstream from Ice Harbor Dam.
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4. BARGE PROBLEMS FORCE EARLY FISH RELEASE
Posted on Wednesday, September 03, 2003 (PST)
The barge ride for nearly 360,000 juvenile salmon and steelhead
collected at the lower Snake River's Lower Granite Dams was cut short
early Saturday morning when problems with fish tank overflow screens
forced the fishes' release upstream from Ice Harbor Dam.
Read More...  

5. ISAB URGES RESEARCH ON LOW FLOWS, HIGH FISH RETURNS
Posted on Wednesday, September 03, 2003 (PST)
An independent scientific panel this week urged regional entities to
learn as much as they can from this good news-bad news year for Columbia
Basin salmon recovery efforts.

The good news is that many of the basin's salmon stocks are returning
this year in larger, and sometimes record, numbers to spawn naturally or
revisit the hatchery of their origin.
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