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Judge Ruled Properly on Lock and Dam

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Next week will be the fourth anniversary of the 2016 Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation (WIIN) Act that led to what we saw during the drawdown last year. 

It’s been a crazy four years, but a couple weeks ago, a federal judge finally put an end to the craziness. Judge Richard Gergel...

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  1. I heard of one solution that sounds reasonable: Repair the lock and dam with Federal infrastructure funds, and maintain the the structures through two state legislation combined with a smaller percentage of local support. As for the sturgeon issue, dredge and modify a section of the 200 mile downriver stream that would resemble the harbor habitat that produced many generations of the great fish.

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