Dam removal has its benefits, according to the example set by a particularly historic dam removal in the United States, which took place on July 1, 1999.
Here’s How the Largest Dam Removal Project in the U.S. Would Work
Four dams on the Klamath River may be simultaneously removed as early as 2021, after years of planning. It’s being hailed as a crucial effort to save salmon, but it won’t solve all the basin’s water problems.
Major Grant Awarded to Top Priority Rogue Basin Dam Removal Project
WaterWatch of Oregon - Protecting Natural Flows in Oregon Rivers
4 years after California’s largest dam removal project, how are the fish doing?
Four years ago, construction crews with huge jackhammers tore apart a 10-story concrete dam in the wooded canyons of the Carmel River, between the Big Sur hills and the beach front town of Carmel.
Four years after California’s largest dam removal project, how are the fish doing?
“It’s just amazing how fast these systems come back. Everything is playing out like we thought,” says one biologist monitoring the river.
San Clemente Dam Removal Project Begins
Woman, 100, finally gets ears pierced
A Canadian woman in Windsor, Ontario, has ushered in her coming 101st birthday by having her ears pierced, saying she gave in to peer pressure.
What's The Deal With Dam Removals?
Dams continue to come down on rivers all over the Northwest. But is this a permanent trend?
Snow Removal Safety Tips
Follow these safety tips while shoveling or using a snowblower outside your home after a snowstorm.
Due to the extremely cold temperatures, tonight's 10-for-10 event will be postponed. Stay tuned for a new date. For more information, click here Snow Removal & Salting Operational Change The Village of West Dundee wishes to share with the community some information regarding snow removal and roadway salting operations for this year’s snow season As reported through various new outlets last fall, there has been a…
Appeals court orders removal of 100 digital billboards across L.A.
December 10, 2012 | 2:06 pm A three-judge panel on Monday ruled that roughly 100 digital billboards installed in Los Angeles under a 2006 legal settlement approved by the Los Angeles City Council must be removed The panel from the state's 2nd District Court of Appeal said sign companies CBS Outdoor and Clear Channel outdoor should not have been allowed to convert their existing billboards to electronic formats when existing laws prohibited such changes. "We do not see how the language could be…
The World’s Top 10 Islands
With destinations both remote and near, it’s easy to choose your castaway experience.
How to Sail to Catalina Island
Richard Henry Dana described his view of Santa Catalina Island from what would one day be Dana Point, in his classic memoir, "Two Years Before the Mast." You can catch a high-speed ferry to ...
Tips for Adverse Weather
Snow Removal Plans Preparing for Adverse Weather Conditions The City is required to plow all City streets within a 24 hour period from the end of the storm. The snow season is typically considered to run from mid-November to late March. For any que...
Earwax removal: How to safely clean your ears
Health experts advise against using cotton swabs to dig out hardened wax
100 Things to Do in Rhode Island
Plus bonus ideas in nearby MA and CT. (This guide has been revised and updated: May 19, 2016) Consider 100+ Things To Do with Kids in Rhode Island Kidoinfo’s Bucket List, filled with things to do with your children before they grow up! Fun, food, culture, and history–all unique to our area: these are things …
Here's what drove Softbank to push for WeWork CEO's removal
Paul Argenti, Dartmouth professor of corporate communications, and the Wall Street Journal's Eliot Brown discuss potential drivers in Softbank's decision to support the WeWork CEO's removal.
Island Marathon Set for March 10
Byline: The Log Staff Boaters who want to do something different on their next visit to Santa Catalina Island can explore the island’s scenic vistas and rugged terrain — and give themselves a workout at the same time — by running this year’s Catalina Island Conservancy Marathon, March 10. The event will raise funds for the Catalina Island Conservancy The event will include a variety of options for athletes of all skill levels — including a Kids’ Run, a 5K, a 10K and…
Guide to Whale Watching at the Channel Islands National Park
Guide to Whale Watching at the Channel Islands National Park and throughout the Santa Barbara Channel Whale Watching: The Perfect Outing for Visitors & Locals Alike Whales are the planet’s largest animals, and little is more breathtaking than watching one breach in front of your eyes. See them on a whale watching trip in Oxnard’s …
What it's like kayaking around Drake's Island
A kayaker has captured unique footage of Drake's Island - as he paddles around the out-of-bounds island dubbed 'The Jewel in Plymouth's Crown'. Jason Kiely shot the film on a trip around the...