Secretary Salazar and Washington Leaders to Celebrate Beginning of the Largest Dam Removal in U.S. History

9/17/2011
Last edited 7/30/2015

Secretary Salazar joined Washington leaders to celebrate the beginning of the Elwha River restoration project, the largest in U.S. history. The ceremony marked a significant milestone for the Elwha River Restoration project that will help increase salmon populations, uphold commitments to the Lower Elwha Klallam Tribe, and create new opportunities for economic growth and regional vitality.