Bull River (British Columbia)
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|Length||117 km (73 mi)|
|Discharge||for Near Wardner|
|- average||32.6 m3/s (1,151 cu ft/s) |
|- max||388 m3/s (13,702 cu ft/s)|
|- min||0.82 m3/s (29 cu ft/s)|
The Bull River is a 117-kilometre (73 mi) long tributary of the Kootenay River in the Canadian province of British Columbia. It is part of the Columbia River basin, as the Kootenay River is a tributary of the Columbia River.
Aberfeldie Dam is a run of the river powerhouse that was built on the Bull River in 1922. A new dam 27M tall was built in 1953. It is operated by BC Hydro. A $95-million redevelopment was completed in 2009 increasing capacity from 5MW to 24MW.
- "Bull River". BC Geographical Names.
- "Archived Hydrometric Data Search". Water Survey of Canada. Archived from the original on February 21, 2009. Retrieved October 19, 2008. Search for Station 08NG002 Bull River near Wardner
- "The Rivers - Stories". Balance of Power. 2007. Archived from the original on November 6, 2011. Retrieved November 24, 2011.
- "Aberfeldie Dam". Balance of Power. 2007. Retrieved November 24, 2011.
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