World’s largest dam removal project nears completion

3 November 2013

(Image credit: Elwha River Restoration Project/NPS)

(Image credit: Elwha River Restoration Project/NPS)/Environment 360

With the dismantling of two dams on Washington state’s Elwha River, the world’s largest dam removal project is almost complete. Now, in one of the most extensive U.S. ecological restorations ever attempted, efforts are underway to revive one of the Pacific Northwest’s great salmon rivers (article here).

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