Watershed Watch Media Advisory on Craig Orr Testifying on Water, Hydro and Temperature at Cohen

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From September 15-16th, evidence related to impacts from hydroelectric development, water management and temperature impacts will be presented to the Cohen Commission of Inquiry into the Decline of Sockeye Salmon in the Fraser River.

Watershed Watch Salmon Society’s Executive Director Dr. Craig Orr will be testifying on September 15th and is available to assist with understanding evidence related to:

  • The importance of instream flows to salmon
  • Groundwater management
  • Thermal impacts on sockeye
  • Impacts from hydroelectric developments


See below for the schedule of the evidentiary hearings related to hydro, water and temperature issues.  For more information see http://www.cohencommission.ca.

To arrange an interview please contact Dr. Craig Orr at 604-809-2799.

See the full media advisory for additional details.

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