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October 26th 2011 - Written by: Osprey Packs

Year of the River: Setting the White Salmon River Free

We’re working with American Whitewater to protect a river close to home — the Dolores River. But today, we’re pretty excited to celebrate with them on a momentous victory in the Northwest. Today at 1p.m. Mountain Time, Condit Dam’s de-construction will begin with a boom when crews blast a tunnel through the 95-year old, 125-foot dam.

via The Cleanest Line:

Boaters, flyfishermen, and long-time community members are looking forward to a White Salmon River that once again flows freely. Documentary film-maker Andy Maser is tracking the story of Washington’s effort in his beautiful “Year of the River” series.


Stay tuned to Andy Maser’s website for first images from the blast, and you can also watch the main event live on the American Rivers website.

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