- Des Plaines River dams being removed to restore natural flow Updated: May-24-15 2:47 pm
VERNON HILLS, Illinois - Dams that have hindered the flow of the 133-mile-long Des Plaines River for more than a century are being removed to restore its natural flow, improve aquatic habitat and make the waterway safer for people who use it.
- Vermont land trust pushes for the removal of historic dam Updated: May-06-15 2:40 pm
BURKE, Vermont - A Vermont land trust is pushing for the removal of a dam that many residents view as historic and vital to the town's economy.
- Proposed dam project near Cody nets savings of $1 million Updated: May-02-15 5:11 pm
CODY, Wyoming - The Willwood Dam, long considered overdue for repair work on the Shoshone River, may finally get fixed after state officials came up with a novel suggestion: using compressed air to blast away decades of silt.
- Online tool helps measure dam removal effect on sea lamprey Updated: May-02-15 4:07 am
ANN ARBOR, Michigan - A newly developed online tool is designed to shed light on how removing dams on rivers in the Great Lakes region would affect the invasive sea lamprey.