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News about energy and natural resources in the Pacific Northwest

Montana Steps Up Fight Against Invasive Mussels


In the war against two species of invasive, freshwater mussels, which can reproduce rapidly and clog water systems and underwater equipment with blankets of hard, calciferous shells, Montana is on the front line. Read more.

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AUGUST 14-15: Council Meeting in Portland

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Connecting Montana’s Wind Generation to the Grid

Council hears results of process to support Montana’s renewable resource development.

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BPA Identifies First Potential Cuts in Budget for Council’s Fish and Wildlife Program

The Bonneville Power Administration is identifying potential cuts in the budget of the Council’s Columbia River Basin Fish and Wildlife Program, including so far to water acquisitions and a net-pen salmon production program.

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