A Collaborative Effort To Protect And Restore A Robust Fishery
The Lake Roosevelt Fisheries Evaluation Program provides recommendations to hatchery managers and the net pen program on release strategies and goals. Research is conducted to monitor the condition and performance of the fish community and identify the effects of lake operations and other factors that influence the fishery.
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Funding is provided by the Bonneville Power Administration based on recommendations from the Northwest Power and Conservation Council. Members also provide in-kind resources and community members provide invaluable volunteer time.
For 2007-2009, Lake Roosevelt fishery projects will receive over seventeen million dollars.