Documents

November - December 2015

Black Canyon Hydro's Submittal of Draft License Application for Agency Review
September 14, 2015

Black Canyon Hydro's Response to Second Year Groundwater Study Report Comments - FERC (Filed September 8, 2015)

July 27, 2015

Updated Groundwater Study (2015) Meeting Summary

June 10, 2015
 
December 23, 2014

July 8, 2014
 
May 9, 2014
 
Response to Study Amendments/Disputes:
 
March 12, 2014
  •  Initial Study Report Meeting Summary (includes a Cover Letter, Meeting Summary, and PowerPoint Slides)
  • Supplemental Information to Vegetation Habitat, Rare Plants and Wildlife Study Report
 
February 24-25, 2014
 
Initial Study Report Meeting PowerPoint presentations:
 
 
 
 
February 20, 2014
 

February 11, 2014

 

February 6, 2014
 
Initial Study Report Components:

November 14, 2013 
 
  1. Aquatics Working Group Meeting Summary (Summary Document)
  2. Conceptual Intake Designs: A, B, C, & D (presented at working group meeting as part of Fish Passage RSP)
 
September 17, 2013
 
  1. BCH Recommendation to Northwest Power & Conservation Council on Fish and Wildlife Program Amendment Process (Comment)
 
March 1, 2013
 
  1. List of Potentially Present or Affected PHS Species (Cover Letter, Excel Workbook, and Prelim. Veg. Cover Types)
 
February 8, 2013
 
  1. WA Department of Ecology's "Snohomish Basin Rule and Gage Location" (by Chris Maynard - WA Dep't of Ecology)
  • Snohomish Basin Instream Flow Rule interpretation as applied to the Black Canyon Hydropower Project (North Fork of the Snoqualmie River) 
  
February 6, 2013
 


January 7, 2013

Revised Study Plan and associated filings:

  1. Revised Study Plan Cover Letter
  2. Table of Comments & Responses
  3. Numbered Stakeholder Comments (a single PDF which includes Government and NGO comments regarding Study Plans numbered for reference to Table of Comments & Responses)
  4. Aesthetic Resources
  5. Aquatic Resources
  6. Cultural Resources
  7. Environmental Flows
  8. Erosion Potential
  9. Fish Passage
  10. Geomorphology, Large Wood, and Sediment Transport
  11. Groundwater
  12. Hydrology
  13. Hydropower Potential & Project Economics
  14. Noise
  15. Preliminary Geotechnical Assessment
  16. Recreation Resources & Whitewater Boating
  17. Water Quality
  18. Wildlife, Vegetation, and Sensitive Habitats

R.W. Beck & Associates (1985): "North Fork Snoqualmie River Instream Flow Study"

 

November 27, 2012

FERC Submittals:

  1. Cover Letter
  2. Updated Resource Workgroup Protocol
  3. Revised Communication and Information Protocol
  4. Proposed Study Plans Meeting Summary

Benthic Survey Guidance (provided by Chris Maynard - WA Department of Ecology)

 

September 13, 2012

Update to Proposed Study Plans Meeting Schedule and Agenda:

  1. Additional Day Added (October 5, 2012) and Revised Agenda

 

November 2, 2012

FERC Submittals:

  1. Cover Letter
  2. PAD Supplement (Updated Project Description & Drawings)
  3. Proposed Erosion Potential Study Plan
  4. Proposed Geology and Soils Study Plan
  5. Resource Workgroup Protocol
  6. Communication and Information Protocol
  7. Preliminary Fisheries Study

 

September 7, 2012

  1. Scoping Document 2

Proposed Study Plans and associated filings:

  1. Proposed Study Plan Cover Letter
  2. Table of Study Requests, Additional Information Requests, and Comments
  3. Numbered Stakeholder Comments (a single PDF which includes Government and NGO comments regarding Study Plans numbered for reference to Table of Study Requests, Additional Information Requests, and Comments).  
  4. Hydrology Summary for Black Canyon Hydroelectric Project
  5. Land Zoning Map
  6. Ownership and Land Use Map
  7. Proposed Aesthetic Resources Assessment Study Plan
  8. Proposed Cultural Resources Study Plan
  9. Proposed Fish Passage Study Plan
  10. Proposed Fisheries Study Plan
  11. Proposed Geomorphology, Large Wood, and Sediment Transport Study Plan
  12. Proposed Groundwater Study Plan
  13. Proposed Hydrology Study Plan
  14. Proposed Hydropower Potential and Project Economics Study Plan
  15. Proposed Instream Flows Study Plan
  16. Proposed Noise Study Plan
  17. Proposed Recreation Study Plan
  18. Proposed Recreational Boating and Access Study Plan
  19. Proposed Water Quality Study Plan
  20. Proposed Wildlife, Vegetation, and Sensitive Habitats Study Plan

 

May 25, 2012

  1. Notice of Intent to File License Application for an Original License and Commencing Pre-filing Process, May 25, 2012
  2. Scoping Document 1, May 25, 2012


March 30, 2012

  1. Project Consultation with the Snoqualmie Tribe
  2. Project Consultation with the Tulalip Tribes of Washington


March 26, 2012

  1. Notice of Intent to File for Original License
  2. Request for Designation as Commission's Non-Federal Representative
  3. Pre-Application Document


October 14, 2011

 

  1. Order Issuing Preliminary Permit and Granting Priority to File License Application