Task Force Updates Members on Progress

ASHLAND, Ore. – The Klamath Basin Task Force members are wrapping up another discussion about water rights in the basin. A couple dozen people from different areas of interest crowded a table in a conference room on the SOU campus on Thursday to try and discuss a plan of action for an issue that’s been … Continue reading »

Secretary of the Interior Invited

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Two months ago, Klamath County Commissioners voted to opt out of the Klamath Basin Restoration Agreement, and the agreement that outlines removal of dams on the upper Klamath River. Tuesday commissioners voted to invite the new Secretary of the Interior, Sally Jewell, to Klamath and Siskiyou counties to see first-hand the … Continue reading »

KBRA’s Biased Claim Rejected

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore — The U.S. Department of Interior has made a decision on one argument which started on the Klamath River with scientists and a press release. For years the Klamath Basin Restoration Agreement, or KBRA, has been held up by red tape and controversy. Thursday, the Department of Interior rejected an accusation that a scientific … Continue reading »

Federal KBRA Report Released

KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. — Removing dams along the Klamath River in Southern Oregon and Northern California will have a positive impact for the local economy. According to a 400 page federal report released Monday, the $800 million removal project would result in higher salmon harvests and larger farm revenues. The Klamath Basin Restoration Agreement, or … Continue reading »