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September 30, 2009 in Region
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Water trickles Aug. 21, 2009, over Copco 1 Dam on the Klamath River outside Hornbrook, Calif. PacifiCorp announced Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2009, terms of a tentative agreement to give up four dams on the Klamath River so they can be removed to help struggling salmon runs.

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Algae forms Aug. 21, 2009, in the reservoir behind Iron Gate Dam on the Klamath River near Hornbrook, Calif. Pressure has been building on PacifiCorp to agree to remove this and three other dams and on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2009, the utility announced tentative terms.