The Saratoga Sun -

By Mike Dunn 

Stantec collects river data for restoration project


Mike Dunn

David Bidelspach, of Stantec, Inc. records river features Monday. Bidelspach was part of the team that floated the Upper North Platte River Monday from Treasure Island to the town of Saratoga public access. Bidelspach was looking for features that will impact the flow downstream.

Representatives of Stantec Inc., along with other Upper North Platte River interested parties, were on the river Monday to examine how the river upstream may effect Upper North Platte River Restoration project in Saratoga.

"We just want to get an idea of the sediment flow upstream that will be headed to Saratoga," Stantec engineer David Bidelspach said. "We also want to figure out the width of the channels upstream."

Bidelspach said he was looking for specific features upstream which will impact flow downstream. Some of these features include head-gates that provide irrigation using the riv...

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