Klamath dams http://www.kplu.org en Congress must approve Klamath dam deal by March http://www.kplu.org/post/congress-must-approve-klamath-dam-deal-march <p>Medford, Ore. &mdash; The U.S. Secretary of Interior released this week a draft report on impact of tearing down four dams on the Klamath River. It concludes that getting rid of the dams would increase salmon populations and create thousands of jobs.</p><p>But Congress could still scuttle the deal.</p><p>Secretary Salazar has until March of next year to decide if removing four dams and implementing a restoration and water sharing plan in the Klamath Basin is in the public interest.</p> Thu, 22 Sep 2011 16:57:15 +0000 Amelia Templeton 2703 at http://www.kplu.org Congress must approve Klamath dam deal by March