October 27, 2011

The Condit dam done gits blown up, freeing the White Salmon river. From Oregon Public Broadcasting:

WHITE SALMON, Wash. - Southwest Washington’s White Salmon River is running free this morning for the first time in a century. Wednesday, demolition contractors executed their plan flawlessly to blast a hole in the base of an aging hydropower dam. Condit Dam is the third large Northwest dam to meet the wrecking ball this year.

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