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Oct. 28, 2011 · By Cassandra Profita

Condit Dam breach: Now available in time lapse

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Filed under: Energy, Condit Dam


Oct. 27, 2011 · By Cassandra Profita

Boom! Watch the White Salmon River break free

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Filed under: Water, Condit Dam, Dam removal


Oct. 26, 2011 · By Cassandra Profita

Condit Dam removal: Pics and 5 things to know

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Filed under: Water, Condit Dam, Dam removal, Pacific Power


Dec. 16, 2010 · By Cassandra Profita

FERC approves Condit Dam removal

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission accepted the surrender of Pacific Power's license on Condit Dam today, clearing the company to remove the dam on Washington's White Salmon River as planned. The commission found the benefits of dam removal to fish, wildlife and whitewater recreation outweigh the costs of removing the dam, which can generate 14 megawatts of electricity (tiny compared with Bonneville's 1,100 megawatts, and the like). Continue reading →

Filed under: Fish & Wildlife, Condit Dam, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, White Salmon River



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In the Pacific Northwest, the environment is personal - it's where we live, work and play. Oregon Public Broadcasting's Ecotrope will bring you news and insight on the region’s environmental issues. Site curator Cassandra Profita is an award-winning reporter with degrees in journalism and environmental studies.

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