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Rudy Dale | profile | all galleries >> Meanderings around the globe >> Pacific NorthWest 2005 >> Elhwa dam & estuary tree view | thumbnails | slideshow

Elhwa dam & estuary

Some scenes that will drastically alter upon the removal of the lower Elhwa dam in 2008-2009. Re-licensing this 1909 (?) dam will be far more costly than the economic feasibility of continued operation and then there's the promised return of salmon runs along the lower Elhwa river, hoped to be a boon to the Elhwa tribe resident near the estuary of the river.
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