Calling it "junk science," aluminum company attorneys on Monday
pressed their appeal challenging the Bonneville Power Administration’s
acceptance of a hydrosystem spill, flow augmentation and fish transportation
regime aimed at buoying salmon and steelhead populations in the Columbia-Snake
Arguments in the case were heard in Portland before the U.S. Court of
Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
The petition focuses on the 1995 Biological Opinion for Snake …