A letter has been penned and is poised for mailing, but that request
for multi-species framework development funding is stalled for at least
another week as Columbia River Basin fishery managers and those involved
in the Three Sovereigns process ponder its worth.
The letter calls for the Bonneville Power Administration to allocate
$894,500 to be spent between now and the end of the calendar year on the
project’s first phase. The Northwest Power Planning Council, whose staff