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July 8, 2014
With dams gone, Elwha River ecosystem is repairing itself with stunning speed
By PHUONG LE
The Elwha River flows freely through what was Lake Mills and past the old Glines Canyon Dam, where a construction crane stands. The final chunks of concrete are expected to fall this September.
PORT ANGELES — The final chunks of concrete are expected to fall this September in the nation's largest dam-removal project, but nature is already reclaiming the Elwha River on Washington's Olympic Peninsula.
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