Dam Dilemma

Critics vow to continue efforts to remove Snake River dams

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) - Environmental groups are vowing to continue their fight to remove four dams on the Snake River in Washington state they say are killing salmon that are a key food source for endangered killer whales. THE DAM DILEMMA: Watch…

US: Snake River dams will not be removed to save salmon

SPOKANE, Wash. -- The U.S. government announced Friday that four huge dams on the Snake River in Washington state will not be removed to help endangered salmon migrate to the ocean. The decision thwarts the desires of environmental groups that…

The Dam Dilemma: Links to Other Resources

Washington State Online Dam Survey Ice Harbor New Turbines Fact Sheet Nez Perce Tribe Department of Fisheries Resources Management 2013-2028 Management Plan Bonneville Power Administration: Benefits of the Lower Snake River Dams