Archive for May, 2011

Montana Flood Watch 2011

May 20, 2011

High water on the Stillwater River in the Flathead Valley of northwest Montana.

Epic Flooding in John Day Basin, Exceeds 100-yr Event

May 17, 2011

Recent flooding in Oregon’s John Day Basin has pushed rivers to all time record flows. The Middle Fork John Day exceeded the 1964-65 flooding by 20% as shown in this photo taken by the US Forest Service. RDG recently completed a significant channel restoration project on this reach of the Middle Fork John Day River.

Flooding on the Middle Fork John Day River in 2010 restored reach.