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RDG Awarded Odell Crk. Dam Removal

River Design Group has been selected by the Hood River Watershed Group (HRWG) to provide professional engineering and design services for the removal of the Odell Creek Dam.  The existing concrete dam spans 30 feet across Odell Creek and has historically provided limited power generation and diverted water for irrigation.  Removal is anticipated for 2016 [...]

By |2017-03-24T19:59:17-06:00July 15th, 2014|Uncategorized|Comments Off on RDG Awarded Odell Crk. Dam Removal

Construction season

Working across three states and many different watersheds, our construction season often lasts from April through October. While we have already completed a number of projects including a dam removal in Oregon and a mile-long channel reconstruction on O'Dell Creek near Ennis, Montana, we are now in the thick of construction with projects on the [...]

By |2017-03-24T20:09:16-06:00August 2nd, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Construction season

Moving on from conference season

We enjoyed a successful conference season which started with the River Restoration Northwest Conference in January, and recently ended with the International Fish Passage Conference in Corvallis at the end of June. RDG is a regular conference sponsor and we often present at restoration and fisheries conferences in Montana and Oregon. These events provide a [...]

By |2013-08-02T18:48:28-06:00August 2nd, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Moving on from conference season

Conference Season – River Restoration Northwest

RDG is gearing up for conference season by updating the RDG website and conference booth. We are a sponsor for the River Restoration Northwest conference next week in Skamania, Washington. Scott Wright and Dan Warren (DJ Warren & Associates, Inc.) are hosting the Project Management for Planning, Design and Implementation of Restoration Projects workshop on [...]

By |2013-01-31T21:28:25-07:00January 31st, 2013|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Conference Season – River Restoration Northwest

RDG’s Project Wins Another Award

Friend of the Madison Award 2012! MRF Honors the Laszlo Family and Granger Ranches for the O'Dell Creek Headwaters Restoration Project The Foundation has named the Laszlo family, owners of the Granger Ranches, as recipient of the organization's 2012 Friend of the Madison Award. The award will be presented at the Foundation's annual "Guardians of [...]

By |2012-05-24T15:07:28-06:00May 10th, 2012|Uncategorized|Comments Off on RDG’s Project Wins Another Award

RDG Selected for McKenzie River – Green Island Restoration Project

River Design Group and Tetra Tech were selected by the McKenzie River Trust to provide hydraulic modeling, design, and permit preparation services for restoring the historical McKenzie River channel and floodplain at MRT’s Green Island property. Project elements include restoring gravel pit ponds, improving the connection between the Willamette River and a historical channel of [...]

By |2012-05-10T14:57:00-06:00December 13th, 2011|Uncategorized|Comments Off on RDG Selected for McKenzie River – Green Island Restoration Project

RDG Selected for Little Fall Creek Assessment in Oregon

River Design Group was selected by the Middle Fork Willamette Watershed Council to provide planning and design services for over 20 miles of Little Fall Creek. The assessment and design will take place over the next year with projects slated for implementation in 2012. This is one of the largest projects ever done by the [...]

By |2011-06-23T20:27:07-06:00June 23rd, 2011|Uncategorized|Comments Off on RDG Selected for Little Fall Creek Assessment in Oregon