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KRRC to Build New Water Infrastructure for City of Yreka

KLAMATH BASIN – The Klamath River Renewal Corporation (KRRC), in coordination with the City of Yreka, has selected the final design for a new, state-of-the-art water line for the City. The entire anticipated cost of the $4 million project will be paid for by KRRC.

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KRRC and Kiewit Name RES as Lead Restoration Contractor on Klamath Dam Removal Project

KLAMATH BASIN – Today, the Klamath River Renewal Corporation (KRRC), along with lead contractor Kiewit, continue progress toward fulfilling the terms of the Amended Klamath Hydroelectric Settlement Agreement (KHSA) dam removal and restoring a free-flowing Klamath River by selecting Resource Environmental Solutions, LLC (RES) as project restoration subcontractor.

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Removal Effort for Klamath River Dam Achieves Major Milestone with Issuance of Oregon Water Quality Certification

KLAMATH BASIN – The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality (ODEQ) on September 7 issued its final Clean Water Act Section 401 Water Quality Certification for the removal of the J.C. Boyle Dam located in Klamath County, OR, determining that dam removal on the Klamath River is expected to improve water quality, restore a more free-flowing condition and benefit fish populations in the long run.

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KRRC in the News

Herald and News – Dam removal draws closer

January 28, 2020 – Meurer spoke with Herald and News recently about the dam removal process and the “prep work” behind it, as well as how close KRRC is to obtaining the license from FERC, which is set to make a decision this spring.

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The Dams
Aerial images of Copco No. 1 Dam (Credit: Michael Wier / CalTrout)

Close-up images of Copco No. 1 Dam (Credit: Anna Murveit / KRRC)

Aerial image of Copco No. 2 Dam (Credit: PacifiCorp)

Aerial images of Iron Gate Dam (Credit: Michael Wier / CalTrout)

JC Boyle Dam and Powerhouse (Credit: Anna Murveit / KRRC)

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Aerial Footage of Copco No. 1 Dam

Credit: Michael Wier / CalTrout

Aerial Footage of Iron Gate Dam

Credit: Michael Wier / CalTrout