Dam owners present hydropower as a “clean” technology. But outdated dams can hurt rivers.

Big Beaver Valley, Skagit River, WA Photo by Nick O'Neil

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From American Rivers   11/21/2022

Sound Rivers: Keepers of the Neuse River

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Celebrating 10 years of Elwha River restoration

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Tribal Resources › Videos   12/17/2020

Guardians of the River

In this film by American Rivers and Swiftwater Films, Indigenous leaders share why removing four dams to restore a healthy Klamath River is critical for clean water, food sovereignty and justice. 

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Enloe Project, Similkameen River, Washington

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Mill Pond Dam Removal Begins!

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Winfield Project, Kanawha River, West Virginia

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