Blue-Green Algae Map
The following areas of the Klamath Basin are currently posted to protect public health:
-Iron Gate Reservoir
-Klamath River from Iron Gate to Orleans
All Rivers- Green
Learn more about fish health and KFHAT
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
Klamath Fish Health Assessment Team (KFHAT)
The Klamath Fish Health Assessment Team (KFHAT) is a technical workgroup which formed during the summer of 2003 with the purpose of providing early warning and a coordinated response effort to avoid, or at least address, a non-hazardous materials related fish kill event in the anadromous portion of the Klamath River basin.
To accomplish this goal, KFHAT created a network through which information about current river and fish health conditions in the Klamath Basin can be quickly shared among participants, the general public, and resource managers.
Current Readiness Levels:
Mainstem Klamath, Shasta, Scott, Salmon, and Trinity Rivers - Green
- River conditions appear satisfactory, fish appear healthy, no immediate problems foreseen.
- Frequent data sharing is not as crucial at this level, but KFHAT will continue to observe and document conditions.
Read more about the Readiness Levels
For Additional Information Contact:
The KFHAT interactive map (click on map for link) presents the readiness level for the Klamath Basin below Iron Gate dam in a visual format. The user can click on any segment of the Klamath River or its tributaries to access a pop-up window with links to websites containing water quality, fisheries, and disease data and information.
Fish Health Updates: