LiveStream Season 2, Episode 1: Hydropower in NH & VT Dams harm rivers and fish but this is our one chance (for the next 40-50 years!) to move three dams to
LiveStream Season 2, Episode 1: Hydropower in NH & VT
Dams harm rivers and fish but this is our one chance (for the next 40-50 years!) to move three dams to more river and fish-friendly operations. The Wilder, Bellows Falls, and Vernon Dams started the process of securing new operating licenses in 2013 and CRC has been involved every step of the way. Final license applications were submitted in December 2020. Great River Hydro proposed operational changes for their three dams that is a big win for the river – find out more at this event.
The year 2021 is a critical time for all of us to speak up for our rivers. Join CRC River Stewards Kathy Urffer and Andrea Donlon, and Katie Kennedy, Applied River Scientist for The Nature Conservancy, to find out more about hydro issues like erosion, recreation, and actions you can take to make a difference for your rivers.
About Live Stream : CRC brings your rivers to you! Join CRC staff and partners for a series of live lunchtime presentations, on select Wednesdays from Noon-1pm. You get to learn more about the rivers you love, ask questions, and interact with a river-loving community all from the comfort and safety of your home (or wherever you may be). Live Stream will be hosted via Zoom. Please register for each presentation to receive meeting information.
See past, present and future events in our Live Stream series . Check out CRC’s Events Calendar to learn about other upcoming events.
Photo by Al Braden: Wilder Dam, NH/VT
(Wednesday) 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm