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Little Goose Dam
Closed to Water Traffic

by Greg Craber
Daily Fly, September 5, 2018

Malfunctioning Gate

Gulls in search of easy eating circle the turbulent water below Little Goose Dam on the Snake River as water runs over the spillway during a spring runoff. STARBUCK, WA -- The navigation lock on the Little Goose Dam is currently closed to water traffic. The Snake River dam near Starbuck is malfunctioning on the downstream gate. U.S. Army Corps of Engineers technicians are investigating the problem to determine a plan for repairs. They don't have an estimated time of repair and reopening yet.

Related Pages:
Little Goose Dam to Have Intermittent Crossing Closures by Staff, Walla Walla Union-Bulletin, 6/4/18
Little Goose Lock Reopening Delayed Until April 11 by Matthew Weaver, Capital Press, 3/30/17

Greg Craber
Little Goose Dam Closed to Water Traffic
Daily Fly, September 5, 2018

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