Our Valued Rivers
Hydro energy, because it can be stored and released when needed, is what turns our lights on. Learn more.
Northwest farmers feed the region and the world. They couldn’t do it without the irrigation provided by the Columbia and Snake river system and hydropower. Learn more.
The Northwest economy was built, and continues to thrive, on abundant, reliable, renewable hydropower. Learn more.
Hydropower dams on the Columbia and Snake rivers provide a wealth of recreational opportunities for hundreds of thousands of Northwest residents and visitors. Learn more.
Northwest dams and reservoirs help protect the region’s families and businesses from devastating floods, saving lives and property. Learn more.
Northwest rivers flow through federal dams to transmission lines that power our entire region. Learn more.
Providing renewable power, flood protection and trade to the Northwest, the Snake River dams are simply irreplaceable. Learn more.