Stories tagged: Elwha Dam
Wed., June 1, 2016, 4:06 p.m.
Dam debris poses threat to people on Elwha River
Olympic National Park is warning rafters and swimmers about metal debris on the Elwha River where the Elwha Dam used to be.
Sun., Nov. 17, 2013
Elwha River sees chinook salmon run increase
PORT ANGELES, Wash. – The largest run of chinook salmon in decades returned to the Elwha River this fall, according to officials with the Olympic National Park. Fish are streaming …
Sun., July 14, 2013
Out & About: Program, book examine Elwha River restoration
OUTBACK – The author of “ Elwha: A River Reborn“ will be in Spokane on Tuesday for a free presentation on the people, places, fish and history behind the world’s …
Sat., Aug. 11, 2012, 4:54 p.m.
Dam removal uncovers tribe’s sacred site
PORT ANGELES, Wash. — A site sacred to a Washington state tribe has been found among the 1,100 acres of land that emerged after the Elwha Dam was removed and …
Sat., Sept. 17, 2011
Dams’ demise draws school of dignitaries, enthusiasts
PORT ANGELES, Wash. – Unlike Eastern Washington, where talk of dam removal might be deemed fighting words, the removal of two dams on the Elwha River west of this port …
Sun., April 18, 2010
Field reports: Elk Foundation boosts state habitat
CONSERVATION – Wildlife conservation projects in 17 Washington counties have been selected to receive grants totaling $186,270 from the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation this year. Asotin, Chelan, Columbia, Ferry, Garfield, …