17 Sep '11, 3pm

Elwha River Glines Canyon Dam Removal - Largest Dam Removal

Elwha River Glines Canyon Dam Removal - Largest Dam Removal

Across the nation, abandoned or disused or ill-constructed dams act as barriers to the natural flow of rivers and river life. In recent years, there's been a growing movement among conservationists to remove dams where possible in order to improve the ecology of the natural systems. On the Elwha, native tribes and environmentalists have been arguing for the removal of the 210-foot Glines Canyon Dam (above) and the 105-foot Elwha dam (below) for a quarter century.

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americanrivers.org 13 Sep '11, 4pm

Many people and groups, including the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe, have worked for decades to restore the Elwha. American Ri...

National Parks Service to Start Largest Dam Removal in US History (TreeHugger) rt @gardencatlady @Peepsqueak

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treehugger.com 24 Sep '11, 1am

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