March 1, 2017
VALLEY orchardists are hoping for a steady flow of water from their primary irrigation source, the glaciers and aquifer of Mount Hood.
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Hood River basin, other regions surprisingly low, after heavy winter snowfall
Oregon experienced very low snowpack levels in 2014 and historically low snowpack levels in 2015; now a new study suggests that these occurrences may not be anomalous in the future and could become much more common if average temperatures warm just two degrees (Celsius).