Environmental Plan Earns Sultan River Dam a New 45-year License

Source: HeraldNet, Oct 13, 2011



The plan by the county utility district and other groups restores fish habitat and recreation areas on the Sultan River. By Bill Sheets, Herald Writer


40-year License Issued for Flint Creek Project in Montana

FERC has issued a 40-year license to the Granite County to operate a 2MW project on the Georgetown Lake dam.

The proposed project would be located on Flint Creek at the existing Georgetown Lake dam in the Upper Clark Fork River basin in Granite and Deer Lodge counties, near the town of Philipsburg, Montana.

This license requires Granite County to release a minimum flow of 30 cfs into the Flint Creek during the irrigation season (May 15 to October 15), and 10 cfs at all other times.