South Fork Tolt River Project

Puget Sound; South Fork Tolt River, Snohomish County, Washington

Project Profile

The South Fork Tolt River Project affected stream flow for ESA-listed fish.

Listed Species

Puget Sound Chinook

Puget Sound Steelhead

Licensee

Seattle City Light

FERC Relicensing Status

FERC issued a new license in 1988, before there were ESA-listed fish in the area. That license includes minimum flows and ramping rate restrictions to protect fish from stranding, replacing culverts with fish-friendly bridges on tributaries, and habitat restoration projects.

Resources

Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

FERC eLibrary: Docket #P-2959

No NOAA Fisheries Biological Opinion