April 10, 2010
The Walla Walla River near Beet Road near the diversion point for the Gardena Farms Irrigation District ditch. The river is running very low recently due to poor snowpack conditions, causing concern for spring fish migrations.
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However, state officials are not yet calling for a drought declaration.
WALLA WALLA — A lot of eyes are watching the Walla Walla River these days.What they are seeing is a low-flowing stream, which is not a good thing for seasonal fish migrations or irrigators.