Low Water Levels May Lead To Restriction

EUGENE, Ore. – Since January 1, 7.51 inches of rain has fallen in Eugene, which is 15.06 inches below normal. The low levels could lead to possible restrictions on water use this summer. The heavy downpours on Tuesday and Wednesday may be good for the grass, but it hasn’t made much of an impact on … Continue reading »

Record Low Water Levels at Reservoir

LOWELL, Ore. — Winter time is when reservoir levels are dropped to accommodate spring runoff. But at Fall Creek Reservoir, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is trying something new. Fall Creek Reservoir is one of 13 dams the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers regulates in the Willamette Valley. Greg Taylor, a USACE fisheries biologist, … Continue reading »