Morse Creek Hydroelectric Facility

Puget Sound; Morse Creek, Clallam County, Washington

Project Profile

The Morse Creek Hydroelectric facility affected stream flow below the dam for ESA-listed fish.

Listed Species

Puget Sound Chinook

Puget Sound Steelhead

Licensee

City of Port Angeles

FERC Relicensing Status

FERC adopted an amendment to increase stream flow in 2008. Because of unrelated maintenance issues, the dam has not been operational since April 2012. The licensee has increased stream flow.

Resources

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

FERC eLibrary: Docket #P-6461

NOAA Fisheries Biological Opinion