Water Safety Paramount With Large Visitor Numbers

With large numbers of people recreating in the Hood River Marina and Waterfront areas, the Port of Hood River is reminding people to keep in mind water safety.  The Port’s interim executive director Genevieve Scholl says they’ve been using signage and other information outlets to remind people how the Columbia River have underwater currents and very steep drop-offs.  Adding to the safety issues this summer are higher than usual Columbia River water levels.

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