After the Drop…Future of Brown Trout?

Experts predict that trout will recover in the upper Madison River following sudden drop in flows By Helena Dore Chronicle Staff Writer12 hrs ago Adam Jolivette, from Livingston, releases trout and other fish into the upper Madison River after they were removed from a...

Update Dec. 1…Hebgen Dam Malfunction.

Hebgen outflow steady at 248cfs…West Fork 373cfs and dropping…Varney 610cfs steady for now. Northwestern Energy repair crews are on site and working. The arm that raises and lowers the flow gates failed and got stuck in the shut position. The malfunction...

Hebgen Dam Malfunctions…Madison River Closed.

Bad situation. I am headed up river this morning and will give updates ASAP. Divers have arrived in Ennis and will be working today. My guess is if they can get flows restored within 24 hours we might dodge a bullet. After that, all bets are off. Trout will die but...