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Condit Dam detonation releases the White Salmon River

By Linda Mapes The Seattle Times With a massive charge of TNT detonated at the base of Condit Dam, the White Salmon River roared back to life Wednesday, Penned up and drowned under a reservoir since the 125-foot-tall dam was … Read on 

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Hydropower dam removal ramps up in the Northwest this Fall

By Scott Learn The Oregonian Dam removal picks up steam in the Northwest this fall with the removal of two dams on the Olympic Peninsula’s Elwha River and the Condit Dam in the Columbia River Gorge. Activists are hoping for … Read on 

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