Largest US Dam Removal Stirs Debate Over Coveted West Water

Golden gate bridge with bay in view

The project is estimated at nearly 450 million.

May 11, 2020
Associated Press - Engineering News-Record

KLAMATH, Calif. (AP) — The second-largest river in California has sustained Native American tribes with plentiful salmon for millennia, provided upstream farmers with irrigation water for generations and served as a haven for retirees who built dream homes along its banks.
With so many competing demands, the Klamath River has come to symbolize a larger struggle over the increasingly precious water resources of the U.S. West, and who has the biggest claim to them.

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