American Rivers http://www.kplu.org en Proposed dam puts Skykomish on list of ten most-endangered rivers http://www.kplu.org/post/proposed-dam-puts-skykomish-list-ten-most-endangered-rivers <p>It&rsquo;s designated as a State Scenic Waterway and recommended for federal protection. Yet the south fork of the Skykomish River has just been named one of the <a href="http://www.americanrivers.org/newsroom/blog/jthomasblate-051512-announcing-americas-most-endangered-rivers-2012.html">ten most endangered rivers</a> in the country by the national environmental group, American Rivers.</p><p>It&rsquo;s because of a controversial <a href="http://www.snopud.com/powersupply/hydro/sunsetfalls.ashx?p=1956">proposal to build a new dam</a>.</p> Wed, 16 May 2012 17:12:53 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 5028 at http://www.kplu.org Proposed dam puts Skykomish on list of ten most-endangered rivers