December 18, 2020

By paying to rebuild the dam at Eightmile Lake, a state agency will gain the right to some of its water.

December 18, 2020

The state Department of Ecology issued the following notice on December 18:

Subject: Eightmile Dam Rebuild & Restoration Scoping Period is Now Open

Agency: Washington State Department of Ecology

December 13, 2020

Debate continues over the irrigation district's special warranty deed.

November 23, 2020

No Presidential exception or federal approvals are needed, per the Forest Service.

November 20, 2020

Remedial work is needed on the dams at Colchuck, Klonaqua, and Square Lakes.

November 10, 2020

Seeking a compromise, the Icicle-Peshastin irrigation district is proposing a revised design for its controversial Eightmile Lake dam.

July 9, 2020

Washington State's Department of Ecology has no plans to resolve the dispute over water rights at Eightmile Lake before the dam is rebuilt.

May 28, 2020

Why does the Forest Service say that Presidential exceptions will be needed for a new Eightmile dam?

May 23, 2020

The Forest Service foresees the need for two permits and presidential exceptions on a rebuilt Eightmile Lake dam.

May 23, 2020

Tony Jantzer of the Icicle and Peshastin irrigation districts discusses his challenges.