The River in the News

Articles that have appeared in the media about the Deschutes Basin and
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Oct 23, 2013 - Northwest Sportsman - Deschutes River Fishkill, By The Numbers

Deschutes River Fishkill, By The Numbers

Oregon fishery managers and dam operators are blaming a combination of this year’s drought and good water years before it, low water in an upstream reservoir and possible fish migration out of it, and requirements to hold back water for irrigation for last week’s big fishkill on the upper Deschutes River.