Columbia Basin (Political) Science

Hawley, Steve
April 2009
High Country News;4/13/2009, Vol. 41 Issue 6, p8
The article discusses the model used by James Anderson, chairman in the Fisheries Science Department at the University of Washington, that calculates the effect of a range of possible river and ocean conditions on the health of migrating salmon. Anderson has focused on salmon passage through the federal dams on the Columbia River that blocks the mainstream rivers. The Bonneville Power Administration monopolizes on funding for the research inquiries conducted scientists with direct money to concrete the dams for configuration and improvement.


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