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Rocky Reach Hydro in Washington Gets 43-year License

FERC has issued a 43-year license to the Chelan County PUD in Washington for continued operation of the Rocky Reach Hydroelectric Project (P-2145).The license issued last week is based on the Rocky Reach Comprehensive Settlement Agreement signed in 2006 by the PUD, the tribes and state and federal resource agencies.According to the license, there are more than 41 species of fish, including 15 coldwater species, 18 coolwater species, and 8 warmwater