Thursday, February 16, 2006

Elwha is a laboratory for students & researchers

High school students are studying the Elwha ecosystem, and will monitor the impacts of the dam removal, reports the Bainbridge Island Review...

(Photo courtesy Bainbridge Island Review)

Friday, February 10, 2006

$20 million for Elwha dam removal

The Bush admistration's budget, released this week, contains $20 million for the removal of the Elwha River's dams.

American Rivers called the Elwha funding a bright spot in a budget that is a "mixed bag" for rivers.

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Friday, February 03, 2006

Removal of Elwha dams edges closer

The time to begin scientific research on the Elwha is now, says Olympic National Park's Jerry Freilich.

"Critical scientific research in a host of areas needs to be conducted now in order to study ecological changes expected after the historic dams' removal."

Read more in the Sequim Gazette