The Elwha: A River Regains Its Power

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Recommended reading Published   7/1/2013

This article by Thomas O’Keefe in Mountaineer magazine explores the history of Elwha River dams, from the geology of the Elwha River through dam construction to dam removal and the ongoing river restoration.

An additional feature by Rob Casey discusses some of the recreational opportunities that exist on the now-reconnected river.

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