Foster dam

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one who takes the place of a mother; a nurse.

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What to watch for: A drive north to Sweet Home can yield several sightings at one spot if you travel to Foster Dam. A flock of Barrow's Goldeneye regularly winters just below Foster Dam, sometimes with Common Goldeneye.
At Foster Dam, the corps ran into trouble when only one of its four spillway gates was deemed reliable after a safety inspection.
Jigs under floats are proving productive from Lebanon to Sweet Home, with much of the reported action occurring at Waterloo, Pleasant Valley and just below Foster Dam.
Not far away, at Foster Dam and Lake, a flock of Barrow's Goldeneye - a diving duck known for its purplish gloss - regularly winters just below Foster Dam, sometimes with the Common Goldeneye.
Traps at Foster Dam, Dexter Dam and Minto Pond will each annually transport more migratory fish in one peak week of fish movement than can be expected to arrive at Trail Bridge Dam in an entire year.
A few steelhead are being taken below Foster Dam on the South Santiam.
The South Santiam gauge, located just downstream of Foster Dam, is part of a network of more than 250 in Oregon operated by the USGS and other state and federal agencies.
Lewis, employed as a general foreman, suffered severe electrical burns to 30 percent of his body while working on Foster Dam at Sweet Home in 1964.
Where to fish: South Santiam River up to Foster Dam, McKenzie River up to Leaburg Dam, Middle Fork Willamette River up to Dexter Dam and in the main stem Willamette River.
Saturday, Bunting was driving a 1997 Chevrolet Malibu northbound across the Foster Dam when he lost control and landed in the reservoir.