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Conf. Tribes and Bands of the Yakima Indian Nation v. FERC 746 F.2d 466 (1984)


FERC could not satify obligations under the Federal Power Act and National Environmental Policy Act by deferring consideration and implementation of fishery protection measures until after licensing. These statutes require FERC to examine fishery issues before issuance of a license.

CRITFC Science Team

CRITFC’s Fish Science department consists of geneticists, hydrologists, fish biologists, biometricians, meteorologists, and other scientists dedicated to studying salmon and their ecosystem.