Great Victory for Wildlife!

The following is a video of the explosion of the Condit Dam in Washington State.  This dam was blocking salmon from making their annual migration up the White Salmon River to spawn.  It also blocked other fish from swimming up the stream which helps balance the existing ecosystem.  The decision to blow up the dam was made because it was determined that it would be more expensive to find a way to divert the water around the dam, in order to make a way for the salmon to swim, than to just blow it up and find a new way to generate power.  What a great victory for the ecosystem! (It also makes for a pretty cool video!)

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