Big Horn Lake meeting Thurs., Nov. 7

The Bureau of Reclamation will present water supply conditions in the Big Horn Basin and discuss the agency’s proposed fall/winter operating plan for Yellowtail Dam/Big Horn Lake at a public meeting on Thursday, Nov. 7.

Additionally, the Big Horn River System Issues Group will discuss the river and reservoir aquatic health and operating criteria for Yellowtail Dam.

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The meeting will be held in the Bureau of Reclamation’s Great Plains Regional Office, 2021 4th Avenue North in Billings, beginning at 9 a.m. and concluding around 3 p.m. Fall-Winter operations discussions will begin at 9 a.m. and continuing in the afternoon with the Issues Group meeting.

Stakeholders and interested parties in both Montana and Wyoming are encouraged to attend the meeting and participate in the discussions. For additional information, please contact Rick Hanson of the Montana Area Office, Bureau of Reclamation, at 406-247-7300.