Environmental groups and activists have long pushed for decommissioning dams they say harm natural ecosystems and contribute to climate change. The worldwide construction of dams on rivers has stopped the natural flow of sand and silt to the sea – resulting in coastal wetland loss and disappearing beaches — as well as preventing fish from reaching vital spawning grounds. But even when the decision is made to remove a dam, it can be remarkably challenging. Tune in and learn more.
H20 Radio, “The Dam Nobody Wants Just Won’t Go Away”