Barclay Creek Hydroelectric Project

Puget Sound; Barclay Creek, Snohomish County, Washington

Project Profile

This has been a small hydropower proposal off and on since the early 1980s. The powerhouse would be located at or near the upstream limit of anadromous fish access; the lower reach is accessible to anadromous fish.

Listed Species

Puget Sound steelhead


Clean River Power 13, LLC – Free Flow Power Corporation

FERC Relicensing Status

FERC granted a preliminary permit application for the project in January 2011. If the project progresses to the licensing stage, NOAA Fisheries will issue a biological opinion in response to FERC’s draft environmental impact statement or environmental assessment.


Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

FERC eLibrary: Docket #P-13864

No NOAA Fisheries Biological Opinion