Ruth Creek Hydroelectric Facility

Puget Sound; Ruth Creek, Whatcom County, Washington

Project Profile

Ruth Creek is located upstream of Nooksack Falls, a natural barrier to upstream fish migration.

Listed Species



Clean River Power 13, LLC – Free Flow Power Corporation

FERC Relicensing Status

FERC granted a preliminary permit application for the project in January 2011.


Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

FERC eLibrary: Docket #P-13866

No NOAA Fisheries Biological Opinion