Keys III Pump-Generating Plant contains 12 pumps that lift water from the Columbia River up the hillside to a canal that flows in to Banks Lake, which provides irrigation water to over 670,000 acres in the Columbia Basin Project
Long-time farmer from Connell, Orman Johnson, was elected chairman of the Columbia Basin Development League which was created in 1964 to support the federal Bureau of Reclamation's Columbia Basin Project.
The Columbia Basin Development League promotes the orderly extension of irrigation infrastructure to eligible lands within the Columbia Basin Project, and recent focus by the League is to prevent economic and environmental disaster by replacing Odessa Aquifer groundwater withdrawals with project water.
09SP101729 for construction services on the Weber Siphon Project, as part of the Columbia Basin Project
in Grant County, Washington.
92) The Columbia Basin Project
irrigates approximately 600,000 acres of eastern Washington with water diverted above Grand Coulee Dam.
Wrote Oregon Governor John Kitzhaber in a July 24 letter to Washington Senator Slade Gorton: "To eliminate funding for the Columbia Basin Project
at this time would be to turn away from science because we fear where it will lead us.
The Grand Coulee Dam, the centerpiece of the Columbia Basin project
, was completed in 1942.
Columbia Basin Project
(Washington) - Ephrata: $400,000;
The other "Top Ten Public Works Projects of the Twentieth Century" named by the APWA are: Golden Gate Bridge Grand Coulee Dam & Columbia Basin Project
Hoover Dam - Boulder Canyon Hyperion Treatment Plant, Los Angeles Interstate Highway System Panama Canal (Panama was a U.
South Columbia Basin Irrigation District in Pasco, Washington, will update a surface water model of the Columbia Basin Project
to better manage and plan future improvements.
As a result of the Odessa Subarea Special Study EIS findings, Reclamation, the State of Washington, and the East Columbia Basin Irrigation District are preparing to replace approximately 70,000 acres of groundwater- based irrigation with Columbia Basin Project