In a written response to a recent Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission
letter, Grant County PUD this week said it intends to continue its 1999
operating program designed to reduce stranding of emerging Hanford Reach
fall chinook smolts.
Grant PUD also charges CRITFC with not considering the most recent changes
to the operating plan and of misinterpreting the results of its operations.
"We have carefully reviewed the issues raised in your letter,"
said Doug Ancona, …