Judge’s order revives movement to remove Snake River dams

By Nicholas K. Geranios
The Associated Press
Nov. 7, 2016

Conservationists and others have renewed a push to remove four giant dams from the Snake River to save wild salmon runs, after a federal judge criticized the government for failing to consider whether breaching the dams would save the fish.

The judge earlier this year rejected the government’s fifth and latest plan for protecting threatened and endangered salmon in the Columbia River system. Read more…