Disclaimer of Liability

The data presented by and available through this web site consists of information from a variety of private, local, state, and federal agencies and non-governmental organizations, which is integrated into a single web location (i.e., portal) for the Klamath Basin, southern Oregon and northern California. This website is provided as a public service by Klamath County, Oregon, as a cooperative effort with these private, local, state, and federal agencies and non-governmental organizations (the "Participants"). Neither the Participants nor any other entity providing access to information through this web site, nor any of the Participant's employees, Consultants or Subcontractors, make any warranty, express or implied, including the fitness of the information for a particular purpose, or assumes any legal liability or responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, usefulness of any information, product, or process disclosed, or represents that its use would not infringe on privately owned rights. The user of this application assumes all responsibility and risk for the use of the information for any decision made as a result of this information, available from this server and the Internet in general. The user alone is responsible for the application and interpretation of this information and is responsible for use consistent with an appropriate level of caution.

Demonstration Project

This is a DEMONSTRATION application initiated by Klamath County, Oregon, with the express purpose of applying and evaluating new and emerging technologies in an effort to share information pertaining to water supply, natural resource and social and economic issues associated with water and resources management in the Klamath Basin. The vision is a common base of information to guide discussion, debate and resolution of the complex economic, social, and resource management issues within the Basin. The development of this demonstration application is guided by a formal document which identifies various future tools and applications. Those interested in participating may contact the Klamath County Public Works Department (lhickey @ co.klamath.or.us).


The user formally acknowledges that this is a DEMONSTRATION application and acknowledges and accepts the Disclaimer of Liability upon entering or using components of this application.

Klamath Basin DSS

Participant Contact Information

Representatives from several organizations within the Klamath Basin will be critical to the success of the grant. These individuals and organizations include:

Dr. Willie Riggs, Director Agricultural Experiment Station Klamath Basin Research & Extension Center 6941 Washburn Way Klamath Falls, OR 97603
(541) 883.4590 [email protected]

Ms. Lani Hickey, Natural Resources Manager Klamath County Public Works Department Government Center
305 Main Street Klamath Falls, OR 97601
(541) 883-4696
[email protected]

Mr. Greg Addington, Executive Director Klamath Water Users Association 735 Commercial Street P.O. Box 1402
Klamath Falls,
OR 97601 (541) 883-6100
[email protected]

Mr. Hollie Cannon, Klamath Water and Power Agency
P.O. Box 1282
Klamath Falls,
OR 97601-6243
(541) 850-2503 [email protected]

Mr. Jason Phillips, Area Office Manager U.S. Bureau of Reclamation 6600 Washburn Way, Klamath Falls,
Oregon 97603
(541) 883-6935 [email protected]

Mr. Ron Cole,
Refuge Manager Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuges 4009 Hill Road Tulelake,
CA 96134
[email protected]

Mr. Jim Simondet, Klamath Supervisor / Coordinator National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration National Marine Fisheries Service - SW Region 1655 Heindon Road Arcata, CA 95521 (707) 825-5171 [email protected]

Mark R. Deutschman, Ph.D., P.E. (Lead PI)
Houston Engineering, Inc.
Suite 130,
6901 East Fish Lake Road
Maple Grove, MN
(763) 493-4522 [email protected]

Rob Hartman, Hydrologist In Charge (Co-PI) National Weather Service California-Nevada River Forecast Center 3310 El Camino Avenue, Room 227 Sacramento,
CA 95821-6373
(916) 979-3056 [email protected]

David Garen, Ph.D., Hydrologist (Co-PI) United States Department of Agriculture - Natural Resources Conservation Service National Water and Climate Center 1201 NE Lloyd Boulevard, Suite 802 Portland, Oregon 97232 (503) 414-3021 [email protected]

Stephanie Johnson, Ph.D., P.E. Mississippi River WMO 2522 Marshall Street NE Minneapolis, MN
(612) 465-8780 [email protected]

Mr. Dan Keppen, P.E. Dan Keppen & Associates Inc 317 S 7th St Klamath Falls,
OR 97601
(541) 850-9007 [email protected]

Mr. Marc Van Camp, P.E. MBK Engineers 1771 Tribute Road, Suite A Sacramento, California 95815-4401
(916) 456-4400 [email protected]