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Reclamation Closes Haystack Reservoir Recreation Sites for the Season

MADRAS, OR – The Bureau of Reclamation is closing West Shore and South Shore recreation sites at Haystack Reservoir for the winter season beginning Dec. 1. Haystack Reservoir is located about 10 miles south of Madras. Read More >>

Fire Station Construction at Reclamation's Grand Coulee Dam Brings Changes

GRAND COULEE, Wash. - The Bureau of Reclamation's Grand Coulee Dam is anticipating construction of its new fire station this spring. However, there will be several changes before construction begins. Read More >>

Temporary Closure Extended at Palisades Dam

IRWIN, Idaho – The Bureau of Reclamation will extend the temporary dam closure at Palisades Dam to no later than Dec. 9. The extension is necessary due to a construction delay. Read More >>

Reclamation Extends Public Comment Period for Left and Right Powerhouses Modernization at Grand Coulee Dam

GRAND COULEE, Washington - The Bureau of Reclamation is extending the public comment period for the proposed multiyear powerplant overhaul project at two Grand Coulee Dam powerhouses. The initial 30-day comment period ended Nov. 7, however, at the public’s request, it’s been extended to Nov. 21. Read More >>

Federal Agencies Begin Scoping Process for Columbia River System Operations EIS

PORTLAND, Oregon – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Bureau of Reclamation and Bonneville Power Administration have announced their intent to prepare an environmental impact statement (EIS) on the Columbia River System operations and configurations for 14 federal projects in the interior Columbia Basin. Read More >>

Videos >>
The Whooshh: Fish Passage Experiment at Roza Dam

Arrowrock Dam: A Century of Service 1915-2015


Projects & Places

Recreation & Public Use

Grand Coulee Guided Tours Grand Coulee Dam Tours

This 50-minute guided tour is free of charge and available only on a first-come, first-served basis. Read More >>

Grand Coulee Dam Laser Light Show Grand Coulee Dam Laser Light Show

Grand Coulee's laser light show, One River, Many Voices, is held nightly at Grand Coulee Dam starting the Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend through September 30. Read More >>

Black Canyon Parks Open for Reservation Black Canyon Parks in Idaho

Black Canyon Parks are open from mid-May to mid-September. Call (208) 365-2682 or check the calendar for available dates. Read More >>

Special Notice

The Pacific Northwest Regional Projects Statement of Construction Cost and Repayment presenting the relationship between project cost and repayment are available. Please contact Finance Officer, Jaime Vazquez, at (208) 378-5070 or to obtain a copy of the specific project SPCCR.

Last Updated: 11/30/16