This guide focuses on web resources relating to dams and dam removal, providing support for student projects in Conceptualizing Place.
This guide is a work in progress . . .
5th Ave. Dam & Capitol Lake in Olympia
Working with Deschutes Estuary Restoration Team (DERT)
and Salmon Defense, backed by Nisqually & Squaxin Island
Regulation of dams in Nisqually watershed, based on treaty rights
of Nisqually Tribe
See chapter in Wilkinson’s Message from Frank’s Landing
Proposal for flood-control dam near Pe Ell, Lewis County,
opposed by Quinault, Chehalis as threat to salmon;
Paused by Governor Inslee
Numerous dams in inland Plateau region; we already have one map.
Columbia River Inter-Tribal Fish Commission (CRITFC) advocating
Removal of four Snake River dams, Colville Tribes critiquing Grand Coulee Dam, etc.
We already have a map, but this is the largest dam removal conflict in the Northwest