Freed Elwha River’s water level falling enough to allow dam removal to finish – PDN


Final bits to be removed this summer.

The Elwha River is finally beginning to cooperate with efforts to remove the last bit of dam blocking it. The volume of flow has lowered enough to allow crews with National Park Service contractor Barnard Construction Co. Inc. to restart work — perhaps as early as next week — to take down the final remnant of Glines Canyon Dam 8 miles from the mouth of the Elwha River. Jeremy Schwartz reports. (Peninsula Daily News)

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 http://peninsuladailynews.com/article/20140807/NEWS/308079991/freed-elwha-rivers-water-level-falling-enough-to-allow-dam-removal

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