KBMP Vision

The Klamath Basin Monitoring Program facilitates the coordination and implementation of water quality monitoring in support of the stewardship, protection, and restoration of all beneficial uses within the Klamath River watershed, with the ultimate goal of restoring water quality. Learn More

Real-Time Data

The table above contains provisional data provided by the USGS via the waterservices site. All data are provisional and may be recalculated before final approval. This table may take several seconds to load.

* = value 2+ hours old
**=4 or more hours

Link to Real-Time WQ Map

Fish Health

Green fish
Readiness Level

Klamath River and Tributaries- Green

Learn more about fish health

Blue-Green Algae Map

BGA Tracker-
No sections of the Klamath River are posted.

KBMP NEWS

One More Try: A Renewed Push to Pass Klamath Agreements
January 13, 2015- With growing support, the spotlight for congressional funding turns toward the region's Republican congressman.

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Low Oregon Snowpack May Impact Summer Irrigation
January 13, 2015- Klamath Basin precip above 100% of normal but snowpack only at 24% and warm temps predicted to continue. 

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California Drought Forum- Video
January 13, 2015- Top agency officials discussing state and federal water projects during California's record drought. 40 min. video.

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Lawmakers Introduce Klamath Basin Legislation
January 9, 2015- CA and OR senators sponsor the Klamath Water Recovery and Economic Restoration Act.

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2014 Was California's Hottest Year, and it Wasn't Even Close
January 9, 2015- 2014 was over 4 degrees hotter in CA than 20th century average and nearly 2 F hotter than previous record.

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For CA Salmon, Drought and Warm Water Mean Trouble
January 6, 2015- Chinook salmon populations likely at risk from droughts and climate change projections.

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The 2015 Drought: So Far
January 6, 2015- Good graphics from DWR here for reservoir storage, snowpack, and precipitation across most of California.

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U.S. Interior Dept. Legal Opinion: More Flow for Trinity, Humboldt County
January 2, 2015- Just released legal opinion affirms Humboldt County's right to 50,000 acre feet of water annually.

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Atmospheric Rivers to Soak N. California as Climate Warms
December 30, 2014- Atmospheric rivers to be twice as frequent in Northern California by 2100.

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Spring 2015 KBMP Meeting: Save the Date and Call for Speakers/Posters
December 16, 2014- Mark your calendars and email Randy if you would like to present.

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Atmospheric River Coming? See Flow Forecast for Your River
December 8, 2014- Two great NOAA websites predict atmospheric rivers and impacts of 

                     

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