Yelm Hydroelectric Project

Puget Sound; Nisqually River, Thurston & Pierce Counties, Washington

Project Profile

This project affected ESA-listed fish. The licensee rebuilt fish diversion screens to comply with NOAA Fisheries criteria.

Listed Species

Puget Sound Chinook

Puget Sound Steelhead


City of Centralia

FERC Relicensing Status

FERC relicensed the project in 1997, before there were ESA-listed fish in the area.


Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

FERC eLibrary: Docket #P-10703

No NOAA Fisheries Biological Opinion