Bureau Of Reclamation
HELENA — When officials with the Bureau of Reclamation began holding back water to fill Canyon Ferry Reservoir earlier this month, the Missouri River flow below Holter Dam dropped more than 45 percent in less than a week. Now that dramatic drop has Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks concerned …
Wyoming Republican Sens. John Barrasso and Mike Enzi introduced legislation that would ease permitting requirements for construction of new surface water storage projects in the western United States.
Goose Bay Marina work clears BuRec desk
After being drawn down to an elevation of 3,778.5 on May 4 to make room for runoff and leaving some boat ramps far from the water, Canyon Ferry Reservoir is slowly rising, according to the Bureau of Reclamation.
There’s so much mountain runoff predicted this spring that Bighorn Reservoir’s Horseshoe Bend Marina, just north of Lovell, Wyo., could be left high and dry on Memorial Day weekend.
Twelve-year-old Sydeny Hust hopped on a specially designed bicycle to see how many electric bulbs she could light up.
The Bureau of Reclamation will present information about water supply conditions and operating criteria for Yellowtail Dam/Bighorn Lake at a meeting of the Bighorn River System Issues Group on Wednesday at the Lovell Community Center, 1925 Highway 310, Lovell, Wyo., from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The Bureau of Reclamation will present information about water supply conditions in the Bighorn Basin and discuss proposed spring-summer operating plans for Yellowtail Dam/Bighorn Lake at a public meeting on Thursday starting at 1 p.m.
CODY, Wyo. — Flows on the Bighorn River will increase this week as the Wyoming Game and Fish Department takes action to improve conditions for trout.
POWELL, Wyo. — The Wyoming Area Office of the Bureau Of Reclamation in Mills has scheduled water information meetings. The meeting about the Boysen Reservoir will start at 10 a.m. March 19, at the Elks Lodge at 604 Coburn Ave. in Worland and the meeting concerning the Buffalo Bill Reservoir …
About 3,700 acres of federal land near Wagner in Phillips County will be opened to the public thanks to a memorandum of understanding between Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks and the U.S. Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Reclamation.
With Bighorn Reservoir 101 percent full — 9.6 feet higher than this time last year — Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks officials, as well as Bighorn River anglers, are wondering why the Bureau of Reclamation is being so stingy with the water it is releasing into the river from the reservoir’s…
Water supply conditions in the Bighorn Basin and the proposed fall-winter operating plan for Yellowtail Dam and Bighorn Lake will be discussed at a public meeting on Thursday hosted by the Bureau of Reclamation.
Most years, water laps against the rim of the diversion dam on the Tongue River 12 miles south of Miles City.
Federal employees in Montana showed up to work on Tuesday morning to get the news about the federal government shutdown.
Big Sky Honor Flight still scheduled: Montana World War II veterans will fly to Washington DC to visit the World War II memorial no matter what, said Bill Kennedy, honor flight vice president.
CASPER, Wyo. — In a culmination of efforts by the Wyoming congressional delegation and the Bureau of Land Management, 322 acres of federal land will be transferred to the Powell Recreation District.