Hiilangaay is a tiny dam constructed on Melon Lake near Hydaburg on Prince of Wales Island. This dam was licensed in 2000 and should be completed soon.
Project Name: Hiilangaay Hydroelectric (formerly Reynolds Creek)
FERC Project Number: P-11480
Water Body: Reynolds Creek
Type of Project: Run-of-River
Status: Under Construction
Primary User: Hydaburg
Operating Utility: Haida Energy, Inc
FERC License Expiration Date: 09/30/50
Nameplate Power Capacity (MW): 4
Surface Area of Impoundment (acres): 150
Project Details: 6' high, 20' long diversion dam
NOAA Fisheries Trust Resources: Chum, coho, and pink salmon
NOAA Fisheries Area of Interest: The tailrace fish barrier and fish monitoring in Reynolds Creek.