View Full Version : First Project Completed under NOAA Open Rivers Initiative

NOAA Reporter
08-24-2007, 12:46 PM
The Brownsville, Oregon, dam removal is the first project to be completed under NOAA's new Open Rivers Initiative, which provides funding and technical expertise for community-driven, small dam and river barrier removals. Under the initiative, NOAA will work with communities to remove up to 50 obsolete dams and rundown culverts across the nation each year.

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