Bureau of Reclamation

[7/2/19] Reclamation Awarded Grants

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The Bureau of Reclamation announced that the East Columbia Basin Irrigation District and Quincy-Columbia Basin Irrigation District will share $600,000 in grants from the WaterSMART Program to help communities conserve water. The Quincy-Columbia Basin Irrigation District will use the $300,000 to line nearly 9,000 feet of an earthen canal with concrete lining over a geomembrane […]

[6/12/19] Dam Vehicle Restrictions Continue

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For anglers near Grand Coulee Dam, the Bureau of Reclamation says it is restricting vehicle access but will continue to allow fishing, recreation and use of the boat ramp on land adjacent to the Dam, locally known as Geezer Beach. BLM said due to safety concerns, cars, trucks, all-terrain vehicles and recreational vehicles will be […]