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Hungry horse dam project

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Irrigation and Reclamation

Hungry horse dam project

hearings before the Committee on Irrigation and Reclamation, Seventy-eighth Congress, second session, on H.R. 3570, a bill to provide as an emergency war project for the partial construction of the Hungry horse dam on the south fork of the Flathead River in the state of Montana, and for other purposes. February 1, 3, 4, 1944

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Irrigation and Reclamation

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hungry Horse Dam (Mont.),
  • Flathead River (B.C. and Mont.)

  • The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 77 p., [3] fold. leaves :
    Number of Pages77
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15253896M
    LC Control Number44004575

    Historic Motel Units, originally built to house workers on the nearby Hungry Horse Dam project, provide budget accommodation adjacent to the lodge whilst 26 contemporary cabins located throughout the six acre property offer the perfect opportunity for a group or couple friendly retreat in the forest.4/5(). @article{osti_, title = {Hungry Horse Dam Fisheries Mitigation: Fish Passage and Habitat Improvement in the Upper Flathead River Basin, Progress Report.}, author = {Knotek, W Ladd and Deleray, Mark and Marotz, Brian L}, abstractNote = {In the past 50 years, dramatic changes have occurred in the Flathead Lake and River system.

    @article{osti_, title = {Wildlife and Wildlife Habitat Mitigation Plan for Hungry Horse Hydroelectric Project, Final Report.}, author = {Bissell, Gael}, abstractNote = {This report describes the proposed mitigation plan for wildlife losses attributable to the construction of the Hungry Horse hydroelectric project. In this report, mitigation objectives and alternatives, the recommended Cited by: 1. Ties, Rails, and Telegraph Wires: How Railroads Shaped Montana and the West by Dale Martin “No More War, No More Plague” The Spanish Influenza Pandemic Toll on Montana by Todd S. Harwell, Greg S. Holzman, and Steven D. Helgerson; Mid-Century Monolith in Northwestern Montana The Hungry Horse Dam Project by Charlene Roise.

      The s also heard considerable discussion of a dam in the northern Flathead, and Hungry Horse's genesis came in the backlash to a proposal to . THE HISTORIC TAMARACK LODGE U.S. HWY 2 E PO Box Hungry Horse, MT Phone: () Email: [email protected] Tech Operative Web Services.


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Hungry horse dam project by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Irrigation and Reclamation Download PDF EPUB FB2

Hungry Horse Dam is an arch dam in the western United States, on the South Fork Flathead River in the Rocky Mountains of northwest is located in Flathead National Forest in Flathead County, about fifteen miles (24 km) south of the west entrance to Glacier National Park, nine miles (14 km) southeast of Columbia Falls, and twenty miles (32 km) northeast of on: Flathead County, near Hungry Horse.

Just a stone's throw from Glacier National Park's west entrance is the foot Hungry Horse Dam and Reservoir. The project, located on the South Fork of Hungry horse dam project book Flathead River, was authorized to help prevent the recurring spring floods on the Columbia and Flathead rivers and to alleviate the annual winter power shortage in the Pacific Northwest.

The Hungry Horse project, dam, and powerplant are operated by the United States Bureau of Reclamation. At feet ( m) in height, the dam was the third largest dam, and second highest concrete dam, in the world at the time of its completion inwith a volume of 3, cubic yards (2, m3).

News & Features ‘Canyon Secret’ Sets Mystery Against Hungry Horse Dam Local Author Patrick Lee Publishes Second Novel. By Dan Testa // Completed inHungry Horse Dam is Montana's highest and the eleventh largest concrete dam in the U.S.

The foot Hungry Horse Dam and Reservoir are located 14 miles from Glacier National Park's west entrance. The dam, located on the South Fork of the Flathead River, was authorized to help prevent the recurring spring floods on the Columbia and Flathead rivers and to alleviate the annual 4/5(2).

History. The town sprang up during the construction of Hungry Horse Dam when the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation placed more than one hundred prefabricated buildings at the site to house workers.

InFlathead County commissioners changed the name of the newly formed "Damtown" to Hungry Horse. The name comes from a local legend about two horses, Tex and Jerry, that escaped and almost County: Flathead.

Hungry Horse Dam was built by the Bureau of Reclamation in five years, to Built in the Flathead National Forest, on the South Fork of the Flathead River, 4 miles above its confluence with the main Flathead River, this dam has a drainage basin of over one million acres.

There is no private. Welcome to the Projects and Facilities Database Reclamation's Portal for Information on Dams, Powerplants and Projects The Projects and Facilities Database includes information on the major Reclamation dams, as well as the Reclamation powerplants and projects.

The Hungry Horse Dam, MT got its name from some sleigh horses that got lost in a severe winter of the early s. They were found after a month, starving and weak, and in need of much care to nurse them back to health. The name Hungry Horse was used for a mountain, lake and creek, as well as the project of building the dam and the dam itself.

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Hungry Horse Project, Mont. (U.S.) Hungry Horse Dam (Mont.) Hungry Horse Reservoir (Mont.) Water resources development -- Montana. Dams -- Montana. Hydroelectric power plants -- Montana. Dams. Hydroelectric power plants.

Water resources development. Montana. Montana -- Hungry Horse Dam. Montana -- Hungry Horse Reservoir. Mar 3, - Hungry Horse Montana on the outskirts of Glacier National Park (West Entrance). See more ideas about Hungry horse, Montana and National parks pins.

In January the Corps of Engineers released a report documenting the work to date on the development of a flood control operation for Libby Dam and Hungry Horse Dam called VARQ.

The report was written in response to the Supplemental Biological Opinion on the Operation of the Federal Columbia River Power System dated, Janu at pm. Swimmers compete in Butte. Janu at am. MatCats win thriller over Glacier. Janu at pm. ‘Fun’ in court.

Reading to the Kids. Winter Fun in the North Fork. Call of the Wild. Letters to the Editor. Supports Powers. A man’s intent. Blackfeet member’s thoughts on PA announcer.

Columbia Basin Project. The Columbia Basin Project serves aboutacres in east central Washington. The main facilities of the project include Grand Coulee Dam, Franklin D. Roosevelt Lake, three power plants, four switchyards, and a pump-generating y irrigation facilities include the Feeder Canal, Banks Lake, the Main, West, East High, and East Low canals, O’Sullivan Dam.

HUNGRY HORSE — The four generating units in the power plant at Hungry Horse Dam are original, and have been in service since the dam opened in Title.

Hungry Horse Dam fisheries mitigation: biennial report, / By. Hungry Horse Implementation Group. United States. Bonneville Power Administration. Nonetheless, the Hungry Horse Dam was authorized June 5, to begin as soon as necessary materials and manpower could be diverted from the war to the project.

5 Immediately thereafter, the Bureau of Reclamation commenced investigations to determine dam size and location and to make. Hungry Horse Dam was completed in to provide water storage, flood control, and electrical power, and is operated by the Bureau of Reclamation (BOR). The Dam is feet ( m) high and impounds Hungry Horse Reservoir which is 35 miles (46 km) long with a storage capacity of 3, acre-feet ( billion m3).

U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, Pacific Northwest Regional Office, sponsor - Significance: The warehouse is directly above the valve house (see report for Outlet Works, HAER No.

MTB) and near the power plant of the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation's Hungry Horse Hydroelectric Project, which went into. To find out more about the Hungry Horse Dam project you can visit the dam itself a few miles from our location.

The visitor center there has many historical photos and newspaper clippings illustrating the stages of construction, growth of the area as a result of the project, and milestones made.Butte Digital Image Project Butte-Silver Bow Public Archives Calk (James Crooks) Central Montana Historical Documents Central Montana Historical Photographs Charles Hauswirth Papers Construction of the Hungry Horse Dam County Histories of Montana Danvers Community Project Darby Diaries Early Montana Histories Evelyn Cameron Diaries.The book includes the history of the boomtowns that sprang up in the area, and the "project people" who lived and worked at Fort Peck during the "dam days." M.R.

Montgomery, Personal History, "Impalpable Dust," The New Yorker, Map. 94 was written by the son of an engineer who worked at the dam during its y: United States.