Columbia River System Operations

Columbia River System Operations

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Bureau of Reclamation, and Bonneville Power Administration, as co-lead agencies, are preparing an environmental impact statement (EIS) in accordance with the National Environmental Policy Act on the operations and configurations for 14 federal projects in the Columbia River System in the interior Columbia River Basin.

In this Columbia River System Operations EIS, the three co-lead agencies will present a range of reasonable alternatives for long-term system operations and evaluate the potential environmental and socioeconomic impacts on flood risk management, irrigation, power generation, navigation, fish and wildlife conservation, cultural resources, water quality and recreation.

The Columbia River Gorge and Vista House

Documents

Filings, Reports, Data
Cooperating Agencies and Tribes (as of 12/5/17) 11/2017
2018 Public Engagement 11/2017
CRSO EIS Scoping Summary Report 10/2017
CRSO EIS Purpose & Need 12/6/2017
Federal Register Additional Scoping Meeting - Mon., Nov. 21, 2016, 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., in Pasco, WA - 11/04/2016
Public Scoping Meeting Material - 10/26/2016
Notice of Intent - 9/30/2016
Federal Register Notice of Intent - 9/30/2016
Scoping Letter - 9/30/2016

Public Meetings


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Columbia River System Operations - Public Scoping Meetings Video

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Contact Us

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Attn: CRSO EIS, P.O. Box 2870
Portland, OR 97208-2870
P: (800) 290-5033
Email: info@crso.info

EIS Co-lead Agencies

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Bureau of Reclamation, and  Bonneville Power Administration operate, maintain, and transmit hydroelectric power from 14 federal multiple purpose dams and related facilities located throughout the Columbia River basin.


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