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Kootenai River Habitat Restoration

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Constructed channel features and changes in the Phase 1A side channel restoration area of the Kootenai River near Bonners Ferry, Idaho. The Kootenai Tribe of Idaho is managing a large-scale, ecosystem-based river habitat restoration effort that will be implemented over a period of 10 to 15 years across a 55-mile reach of the Kootenai River in northern Idaho. The USGS is monitoring streamflow, river geomorphology, and sediment transport to support the Tribe's restoriation effort.


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