Klamath Basin: A Restoration for the Ages
Klamath Basin: A Restoration for the Ages Previous Broadcasts
KQED World: Sun, Apr 12, 2015 -- 1:00 PM
For over a century, the Klamath Basin along the Oregon and California border has faced complex water management disputes. The water interests range from the Tribes near the river, to energy producer PacifiCorp, farmers, municipalities, commercial fishermen, environmentalists-all bearing legitimate arguments for how to manage the water. After years of fighting, a groundbreaking compromise may soon settle the battles with two epic agreements that hold the promise of peace and fish for the watershed.