- July 27, 2020

Snake River Basin Water Above 90%

by Jackson Hole Radio News

Conditions are dry and the fire danger is high throughout most of the Greater Yellowstone region, but the Bureau of Reclamation reports that reservoirs in the Snake River Basin are still over 90% filled in most cases. In fact, Ririe Reservoir, Henrys Lake and Grassy Lake are still at 98% of their capacities. Jackson Lake is 96% filled and Palisades is at 91% of its capacity. Overall, the Upper Snake River system is currently at 83% of capacity.