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Reconnecting the Klamath

By Jeffrey Mount, Peter Moyle

Apr 27, 2016 ... While the agreements represent a major milestone, we had another conclusion: dam removal will not solve the Klamath Basin's problems, ...

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Dams in California

By Alvar Escriva-Bou, Jeffrey Mount, Jelena Jezdimirovic

Reasons to remove a dam include high environmental costs, earthquake safety hazards, and reduced benefits—for instance, when reservoirs fill with sediment, they ...

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Making End-of-Life Decisions on Aging Dams

By Lori Pottinger

Nov 9, 2020 ... Many of California's large dams are outliving their functions and even becoming ... PPIC: One solution for deadbeat dams is to remove them, ...

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The Carmel River Gets a Boost

By Lori Pottinger, Matt Kondolf

Aug 18, 2015 ... But an ambitious project to remove one of its two large dams will bring some life ... The removal of the 106-foot-high San Clemente Dam, ...


Lori Pottinger

Groundbreaking Dam Removal Moves Forward on the Klamath. June 4, 2019 ... How Oroville Is Changing Dam Safety in California. February 28, 2018 ...