Dam Destruction

June 1, 2011--It's about dam time (High Country News)

Switches will be flipped today on the Elwha River, as generators at two notorious hydroelectric dams -- the Elwha and the Glines Canyon--are turned off. It's a significant first-step in a process that will continue this summer, prepping the dams for their impending destruction. The pieces have finally fallen into place.