Last year’s Independent Scientific Review Panel analysis of the proposed
FY 1998 Fish and Wildlife Program work plan brought criticism and change
to the way the Northwest Power Planning Council and Bonneville Power Administration
choose projects for funding.
The latest edition, a review of the 1999 work plan, contains every bit
as much criticism of the fish and wildlife restoration project selection
process. But it mixes in, again, plenty of suggestions for improvement
and a few, …