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Another river to be freed

In Central Oregon, a dam on the Deschutes River is slated to be removed, which will improve habitat for – not salmon, for a change – but redband trout, among other species. The removal will also involve removing contaminated soil … Continue reading

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(A few) Problems with dams

I’m still reading a lot about rivers, and fish, and dams. Here are some particular standouts from the last week: 1. There is a connection between damming rivers and damage to coastal human communities; without the dam, sediment would end … Continue reading

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