Thursday, March 3, 2011
Massachusetts A Leader In Dam Removal
Massachusetts is a North East leader in dam removal. American Rivers, reporting on the promotion of of healthy ecosystems, found that MA removed five dams last year. In total 16 dams were removed in the New England and New York areas. Near North Adams, MA the Briggsville Dam was torn down, restoring more than 30 miles of head-water streams and trout habitat.