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Posts tagged "Irrigation"
Record low river levels bad for irrigators, fish

Record low river levels bad for irrigators, fish

With rivers and streams dropping to seasonal record low levels due to drought, irrigators in the Methow Valley and around the state are facing water cutoffs much earlier than normal this year. The dropping water levels may also be bad news for fish returning to the Methow watershed to spawn. About 60 irrigators …
Some irrigation district members in Twisp will be getting water soon

Some irrigation district members in Twisp will be getting water soon

New irrigation service is expected to begin providing water this week to Methow Valley Irrigation District (MVID) members living on Wagner, Marble and Burton streets in Twisp, areas not previously served by the irrigation district.

Chewuch Canal shareholders without water on Friday

Water in the Chewuch Canal below Pearrygin Lake was shut off on Thursday evening (May 15), and expected to be flowing again by the end of the day on Friday, according to Chewuch Canal Company (CCC) President Roger Rowatt. The ditch was turned off in order to fix a faulty valve where the “old system...
Construction set to begin on final phase of Chewuch Canal project

Construction set to begin on final phase of Chewuch Canal project

By Laurelle Walsh
As soon as the ditch is turned off Oct. 1, work will begin on improvements to the Chewuch Canal