NFWF Grant Profile

Conservation Program(s):
Columbia Basin Water Transactions Program
Project Title: Stream Flow Restoration to Benefit Salmon, Steelhead and Trout in the Walla Walla Basin (WA)
Washington Water Trust
Project ID:

Secure flow in priority stream reaches during critical seasons for ESA-listed salmonids. Project will place special emphasis on the Touchet River, Mill Creek, and flow-limited portions of the Walla Walla River, where low summer flows and related high temperatures have impacted ESA-threatened bull trout and summer steelhead, as well as recently-reintroduced spring Chinook. Project includes close collaboration with the Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Indian Reservation.

Award Amount:
Walla Walla, Touchet, Tucannon Basins, Washington